About National Administrative Professionals Day
National Administrative Professionals’ Day, also known as Secretaries Day or Admin Day, is a day to recognize and celebrate the work of secretaries, administrative assistants, receptionists and other administrative support professionals.
One of the five most common occupations for women is working as secretaries and administrative assistants and on the Wednesday in the last full Week of April, Administrative Professionals Day recognizes this workforce of 2.78 million workers.
Who are the people who keep many U.S. business and office operations running smoothly? Most are women (94%), from secretaries and medical or legal administrative assistants to executive secretaries and administrative assistants who as a group in 2019 earned below-average wages: $41,150 compared to the national average of $50,078.