Executive Assistant Salary in Los Angeles

Executive Assistants in Los Angeles, Calif. take home an average $51K annually. Cash earnings for Los Angeles Executive Assistants — including $7K in bonuses and $3K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $31K to $73K depending on individual performance. Career duration is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Women make up the vast majority of Executive Assistants in Los Angeles (87 percent) who answered the questionnaire. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$32,196 - $72,794
(Median)
$32K
$51K
$73K
MEDIAN: $50,551
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$12.98 - $29.19
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$13
$20
$29
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$32,196 - $72,794  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,224  
Profit Sharing
$201.34 - $3,041  
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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$31,292 - $73,228  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 723
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$12.98 - $29.19  
   
Overtime
$18.23 - $47.83  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,224  
   
Profit Sharing
$201.34 - $3,041  
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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$31,292 - $73,228  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 304
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Pay by Experience Level for Executive Assistant in Los Angeles, California

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


Experience seems to be a major factor in determining the incomes of Executive Assistants in Los Angeles. Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $41K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $52K on average — a distinctly larger sum. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $57K. Los Angeles Executive Assistants who surpass 20 years on the job report pay that isn't as high as one would expect; the median compensation for this crowd sits around $64K.

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Experience Affects Executive Assistant in Los Angeles, California Salaries




National Average
$50,000


Skills That Affect Executive Assistant in Los Angeles, California Salaries





Microsoft Office
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Administration
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Microsoft Outlook
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Scheduling
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Office Management
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Project Coordinating
0%

National Average
$50,000

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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Organizing
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Microsoft Word
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Office Administration
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 174 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 15%
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