Executive Assistant Salary (United Kingdom)

The average salary for an Executive Assistant is £30,051 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are diary management, Taking Meeting Minutes, and Travel Administration. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.
Executive Assistant Total Pay (?
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£20,330 - £41,488
(Median)
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MEDIAN: £30,050
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Executive Assistant Total Pay (?
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£8.49 - £20.08
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MEDIAN: £14.00
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National Salary Data

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£0£15K£30K£45K
Salary
£20,330 - £41,488  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £5,226  
Profit Sharing
£500 - £3,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£20,461 - £44,246  
PayScale
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 9 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,522
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£12£24£36
Hourly Rate
£8.49 - £20.08  
   
Overtime
£1.48 - £35.48  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£24K£48K£72K
Bonus
£0.00 - £5,226  
   
Profit Sharing
£500 - £3,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
£20,461 - £44,246  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 9 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,522
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Pay by Experience Level for Executive Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

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National Average
₤31,000
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Birmingham
up arrow 9%
Cambridge
up arrow 11%
Oxford
up arrow 13%
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Bristol
up arrow 17%
Glasgow
up arrow 19%
Southampton
up arrow 19%
Newcastle-upon-Tyne
up arrow 23%
Belfast
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Nottingham
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Derby
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Executive Assistant Reviews

What is it like working as an Executive Assistant?
Executive Assistant in Coventry:
"Need to Become a Quick Learner and Practical."
Pros: The people. They are friendly and provide me with support.
Cons: I feel very under estimated and I am paid less then everyone else.

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Experience Affects Executive Assistant Salaries

National Average
₤31,000

Skills That Affect Executive Assistant Salaries

diary management
up arrow 16%
Taking Meeting Minutes
up arrow 12%
Office Management
up arrow 4%
Project Management
up arrow 3%
Event Management
up arrow 2%
Administration
0%
Organizing
0%
National Average
₤31,000
PA
up arrow 2%
Office Administration
up arrow 4%
Event Planning
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 219 votes.

Gender

Female
95%
female alumni
 
Male
5%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 50% dental benefits Dental: 15%
vision benefits Vision: 17% employee benefits None: 42%
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