Mid-Career Executive Administrative Assistant Salary

Commissions constitute a big slice (more than two-fifths on average) of overall compensation for Mid-Career Executive Administrative Assistants, and the median take-home for this group lies near $45K. In the world of Mid-Career Executive Administrative Assistants, total cash compensation can vary between $31K and $63K. Each package generally includes bonuses and profit sharing proceeds, and in exceptional cases, those amounts can reach heights of $7K and $2K, respectively. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and around one in five lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a fair number and dental coverage is claimed by a majority. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$34,530 - $64,688
$35K
$47K
$65K
MEDIAN: $46,582
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$13.78 - $26.11
$14
$19
$26
MEDIAN: $19.24
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$34,530 - $64,688  
   
Bonus
$404.52 - $7,241  
Profit Sharing
$402.68 - $2,483  
Commission
$20,100  
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).
)
$31,088 - $63,238  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 748
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$13.78 - $26.11  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.38  
Overtime
$17.40 - $42.93  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$404.52 - $7,241  
   
Commission
$20,100  
Profit Sharing
$402.68 - $2,483  
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).
)
$31,088 - $63,238  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 494

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Executive Assistant Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $44,546

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Mid-Career Executive Administrative Assistants, working in the bustling city of New York has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Mid-Career Executive Administrative Assistants will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+22 percent), San Francisco (+19 percent), Cincinnati (+15 percent), and Seattle (+14 percent). In Minneapolis, salaries are 18 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market. Employers in San Antonio and Memphis also lean toward paying below-median salaries (10 percent lower and 7 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Executive Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 229 votes.
5-9 years
66%
10-19 years
34%
ADVERTISEMENT
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Skills That Affect Executive Administrative Assistant Salaries

Travel Administration
▲8%


Project Management
▲5%

Powerpoint
▲5%

▲3%



▼0%

National Average
$45,000

Microsoft Office
▼1%



Customer Relations
▼3%


Typing
▼5%

Accounts Payable
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 229 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 20%
ADVERTISEMENT