An average Mid-Career Executive Administrative Assistant can expect to take home roughly $46K per year. For the most part, Mid-Career Executive Administrative Assistants enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to a fair number, and the larger part earn dental coverage. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$34,235 - $63,862
(Median)
$34K
$46K
$64K
MEDIAN: $46,160
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50%
90%

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$13.70 - $26.09
(Median)
$14
$18
$26
MEDIAN: $18.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$34,235 - $63,862  
   
Bonus
$498.09 - $7,231  
Profit Sharing
$950  
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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$30,934 - $63,016  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 824
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$13.70 - $26.09  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.38  
Overtime
$18.84 - $43.82  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$498.09 - $7,231  
   
Profit Sharing
$950  
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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$30,934 - $63,016  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 497
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $44,078

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New York is home to an above-average pay rate for Mid-Career Executive Administrative Assistants, 35 percent higher than the national average. Mid-Career Executive Administrative Assistants will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+26 percent), San Francisco (+20 percent), Cincinnati (+16 percent), and Seattle (+16 percent). Memphis ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 6 percent below the national average. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Minneapolis and Columbus (5 percent lower and 1 percent lower, respectively).

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Skills That Affect Executive Administrative Assistant Salaries

Travel Administration
up arrow 8%

Project Management
up arrow 6%

Powerpoint
up arrow 6%

Travel Planning
up arrow 5%

Scheduling
up arrow 3%

Event Planning
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
0%

Microsoft Excel
0%

Organizing
0%

National Average
$44,000

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Customer Relations
up arrow 2%

Office Administration
up arrow 3%

Customer Service
up arrow 3%

Typing
up arrow 4%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 228 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
medical benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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