Executive Assistant in Buffalo, New York Salary

Executive Assistants in Buffalo, N.Y. tend to have a good amount of experience under their belt — just below two-thirds have more than 10 years in the field. While pay runs from $29K to $63K per year, median earnings come to $46K per year. Job satisfaction is considered about average by most people in this profession. A fair number enjoy medical while the greater part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to about two in five. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$35,234 - $66,239
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$46K
$66K
MEDIAN: $46,033
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$13.40 - $25.03
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MEDIAN: $15.92
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$35,234 - $66,239  
   
Bonus
$1,553  
Total Pay (?
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$29,257 - $62,848  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$13.40 - $25.03  
   
Overtime
$29.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$1,553  
   
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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$29,257 - $62,848  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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About Buffalo, New York

Erie County, New York
258,066
Male:
124,537 (48.3%)
Female:
133,529 (51.7%)
Buffalo (/ˈbʌfəloʊ/) is a city in western New York state and the county seat of Erie County, on the eastern shores of Lake Erie at the head of the Niagara River. As of 2014, Buffalo is New York state's 2nd-most populous city after New York City, with 258,703 residents. The metropolitan area has a population of 1.13 million. Buffalo grew significantly in the 19th and 20th centuries as a result of the Erie Canal, railroads and Lake Erie, providing an abundance of fresh water and an ample trade route to the midwestern United States, while grooming its economy for the grain, steel and automobile industries during the 20th century. After an economic downturn in the latter half of the 20th century, Buffalo's economy has transitioned to sectors that include financial services, technology, biomedical engineering and education. Residents of Buffalo are called "Buffalonians". The city's nicknames include "The Queen City", "The Nickel City",...
Buffalo:
$32,509
New York:
$60,850
$711
Buffalo:
$75,800
New York:
$293,500
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Pay by Experience Level for Executive Assistant

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


Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $42K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $42K on average. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $52K in this role. Survey respondents who have worked for more than 20 years actually report somewhat lower incomes of $50K.

Key Stats for Executive Assistant

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
38%
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Experience Affects Executive Assistant Salaries

Experienced
▲16%

Late-Career
▲12%

National Average
$45,000

Mid-Career
▼6%

Entry-Level
▼7%

Skills That Affect Executive Assistant Salaries

Event Planning
▲17%

Powerpoint
▲8%

Office Administration
▲4%

Organizing
▲4%

Office Management
▲3%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▲3%

Administration
▼0%

National Average
$45,000

Microsoft Office
▼4%

Human Resources
▼8%

Travel Planning
▼10%

Microsoft Word
▼11%

Project Coordinating
▼11%

Scheduling
▼12%

Microsoft Outlook
▼21%

Microsoft Excel
▼33%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
38%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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