The average salary for an Executive Assistant in Alexandria, Virginia is $55,985 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$34,521 - $83,121
$35K
$56K
$83K
MEDIAN: $55,985
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$34,765 - $82,550  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 27

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About Alexandria, Virginia

Alexandria city, Virginia
153,511
Male:
74,989 (48.8%)
Female:
78,522 (51.2%)
Alexandria is an independent city in the United States Commonwealth of Virginia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 139,966, and in 2015, the population was estimated to be 153,511. Located along the western bank of the Potomac River, Alexandria is approximately 7 miles (11 km) south of downtown Washington, D.C. Like the rest of Northern Virginia, as well as Central Maryland, modern Alexandria has been influenced by its proximity to the U.S. capital. It is largely populated by professionals working in the federal civil service, in the U.S. military, or for one of the many private companies which contract to provide services to the federal government. One of Alexandria's largest employers is the U.S. Department of Defense. Another is the Institute for Defense Analyses. In 2005, the United States Patent and Trademark Office moved to Alexandria. The historic center of Alexandria is known as "Old Town". With its concentration of boutiques,...
Alexandria:
$90,056
Virginia:
$66,262
$1,627
Alexandria:
$541,700
Virginia:
$257,800
2.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Executive Assistant

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

Key Stats for Executive Assistant

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
035
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Executive Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 2%

National Average
$56,000

Late-Career
up arrow 7%

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

Entry-Level
up arrow 21%

Skills That Affect Executive Assistant Salaries

Administration
up arrow 7%

National Average
$56,000

Scheduling
up arrow 1%

Office Administration
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 11%

Event Planning
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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