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Executive Assistant Salary in Chicago, Illinois

An Executive Assistant in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $51,873 per year.

$35,698 - $70,039
(Median)
$36K
$52K
$70K
MEDIAN: $51,873
10%
50%
90%

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$12.59 - $30.85
(Median)
$13
$23
$31
MEDIAN: $22.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$35,698 - $70,039  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,274  
Profit Sharing
$302.01 - $8,109  
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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$34,970 - $72,816  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 681
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$12.59 - $30.85  
   
Overtime
$18.46 - $51.12  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,274  
   
Profit Sharing
$302.01 - $8,109  
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).
)
$34,970 - $72,816  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 130

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Pay by Experience Level for Executive Assistant in Chicago, Illinois

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

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Experience Affects Executive Assistant in Chicago, Illinois Salaries



National Average
$52,000



Skills That Affect Executive Assistant in Chicago, Illinois Salaries





Event Planning
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Scheduling
0%

Microsoft Excel
0%

Travel Administration
0%

Project Management
0%

National Average
$52,000

Office Management
up arrow 2%

Administration
up arrow 4%

Office Administration
up arrow 4%



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 161 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 14%
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