Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For Executive Assistants in Boston, Mass., level of experience is overall a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation—more experience does not yield dramatically higher pay—and pay raises are largely incremental. At career start, salaries are typically $47K, which grows to $56K after five to 10 years. Earnings total $62K after one to two decades. Salaries grow more slowly as Boston Executive Assistants approach the 20-year mark, when the pay stabilizes at $64K. Those with more than 20 years of experience are scarcest in the field. Most typically, Boston Executive Assistants report having spent one to 10 years on the job followed by those with 10 to 20 years.