Executive Administrative Assistant in Chicago, Illinois Salary

An Executive Administrative Assistant in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $50,284 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Travel Administration, Project Management, Travel Planning, Accounting, and Event Planning.

$39,245 - $71,810
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$51K
$72K
MEDIAN: $50,832
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$13.38 - $35.62
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$36
MEDIAN: $25.19
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Salary
$39,245 - $71,810  
   
Bonus
$304.10 - $24,658  
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$38,352 - $73,243  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 51
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$13.38 - $35.62  
   
Overtime
$1.51 - $54.04  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$304.10 - $24,658  
   
Total Pay (?
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$38,352 - $73,243  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 23

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Pay by Experience Level for Executive Administrative Assistant

Pay by Experience for an Executive Administrative Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Executive Administrative Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 17 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Executive Administrative Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Executive Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 29 salaries. An Executive Administrative Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 26 salaries.

Key Stats for Executive Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
34%
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Experience Affects Executive Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲23%

▼0%

National Average
$52,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

▼17%

Skills That Affect Executive Administrative Assistant Salaries

Travel Administration
▲25%

Project Management
▲24%

Travel Planning
▲15%

Event Planning
▲13%

Accounting
▲13%

Powerpoint
▲7%

Human Resources
▲7%

▲4%

Scheduling
▼0%

National Average
$52,000






▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
34%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 21%
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