How much does a Administrative Assistant make?

Updated 22 Sep 2021
£21,722 /yr
Average Base Pay

6,229 salaries

£14K

Low

£33K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Administrative Assistant is £21,722 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Administrative Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 6229 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Administrative Assistant employees.

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Administrative Assistant£21,722 /yr
L3
Senior Administrative Assistant£24,619 /yr
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NHS
4

NHS

Administrative Assistant

£20,072

 /yr
Range: £12K - £217K
284 salaries
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£12K

£217K

£12,494 - £216,643 Range

NHS
4

NHS

Administrative Assistant

£19,352

 /yr
Range: £10K - £26K

£10K

£26K

£10,323 - £25,802 Range

Triumph Consultants

Triumph Consultants

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £9 - £38

£9

£38

£9 - £38 Range

Brook Street
3.5

Brook Street

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £7 - £12

£7

£12

£7 - £12 Range

Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs
3.8

Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs

Administrative Assistant

£20,150

 /yr
Range: £17K - £34K

£17K

£34K

£17,000 - £34,443 Range

Ministry of Justice UK
3.9

Ministry of Justice UK

Administrative Assistant

£20,349

 /yr
Range: £17K - £26K

£17K

£26K

£17,118 - £25,834 Range

Tesco
3.8

Tesco

Administrative Assistant

£20,844

 /yr
Range: £13K - £53K

£13K

£53K

£13,442 - £52,597 Range

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Barchester Healthcare
3.4

Barchester Healthcare

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £9 - £10

£9

£10

£9 - £10 Range

UK Ministry of Defence
4

UK Ministry of Defence

Administrative Assistant

£20,026

 /yr
Range: £18K - £27K

£18K

£27K

£17,634 - £26,980 Range

Department for Work And Pensions
3.8

Department for Work And Pensions

Administrative Assistant

£20,896

 /yr
Range: £8K - £345K

£8K

£345K

£8,013 - £344,981 Range

Civil Service United Kingdom
4

Civil Service United Kingdom

Administrative Assistant

£20,181

 /yr
Range: £15K - £26K

£15K

£26K

£15,358 - £25,708 Range

Capita
5

Capita

Administrative Assistant

£18,942

 /yr
Range: £15K - £24K

£15K

£24K

£15,442 - £24,195 Range

Cougar Mountain
3.4

Cougar Mountain

Administrative Assistant

£19,853

 /yr
Range: £15K - £35K

£15K

£35K

£15,442 - £34,813 Range

Lloyds Banking Group
3.9

Lloyds Banking Group

Administrative Assistant

£20,621

 /yr
Range: £17K - £30K

£17K

£30K

£17,487 - £29,780 Range

Pertemps
3.9

Pertemps

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £9 - £11

£9

£11

£9 - £11 Range

Adecco
3.6

Adecco

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

£10

 /hr
Range: £8 - £12

£8

£12

£8 - £12 Range

Crown Prosecution Service
3.8

Crown Prosecution Service

Administrative Assistant

£19,789

 /yr
Range: £18K - £23K

£18K

£23K

£18,189 - £23,356 Range

NHS
4

NHS

Administrative Assistant - Hourly

£9

 /hr
Range: £7 - £11

£7

£11

£7 - £11 Range

Tesco
3.8

Tesco

Administrative Assistant

£17,509

 /yr
Range: £10K - £32K

£10K

£32K

£10,324 - £31,558 Range

NHS England
4

NHS England

Administrative Assistant

£21,190

 /yr
Range: £16K - £28K

£16K

£28K

£16,382 - £28,424 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Administrative Assistant salaries

The national average salary for an Administrative Assistant is £21,722 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see an Administrative Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 6229 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Administrative Assistant employees.

The highest salary for an Administrative Assistant in United Kingdom is £33,347 per year.

The lowest salary for an Administrative Assistant in United Kingdom is £14,150 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent administrative assistant salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£19,495
per year
A Registry Administrator in the Norwich Area area reported making £19,495 per year
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1-2 years experience
Norwich Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
College / University
£22,500
per year
An Administrative Assistant in the Glasgow Area area reported making £22,500 per year
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10+ years experience
Glasgow Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£29,998
per year
An Administrative in the Edinburgh Area area reported making £29,998 per year
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10+ years experience
Edinburgh Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£22,000
per year
An Administrative Assistant in the Southampton Area area reported making £22,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Southampton Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£18,701
per year
An Administrative in the Coventry Area area reported making £18,701 per year
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Coventry Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£9
hourly
An Administrative Assistant in the Liverpool Area area reported making £9 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Liverpool Area area
Temporary
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private