Executive Assistant in Seattle Salary

Seattle Executive Assistants take home approximately $60K per year on average. Total cash compensation to Executive Assistants in Seattle, Wash. approaches anywhere from $41K on the lower end to $79K on the higher end; in exceptional cases, this can include more than $10K from bonuses and upwards of $20K from profit sharing. Career duration and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. The majority of Executive Assistants in Seattle claim high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$41,601 - $77,973
$42K
$60K
$78K
MEDIAN: $60,259
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$15.67 - $31.40
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$31
MEDIAN: $23.38
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$0$79K
Salary $41,601 - $77,973
Bonus $1,935 - $10,151
Profit Sharing $217.45 - $19,866
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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$40,852 - $79,483
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 278
Hourly Data $0$48
Hourly Rate $15.67 - $31.40
Overtime $18.74 - $48.85
Annual Data $0$79K
Bonus $1,935 - $10,151
Profit Sharing $217.45 - $19,866
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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$40,852 - $79,483
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 77

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Executive Assistant

Pay by Experience for an Executive Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Executive Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 163 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Executive Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 121 salaries. An experienced Executive Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 133 salaries. An Executive Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 51 salaries.

Key Stats for Executive Assistant

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 64 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Executive Assistant Salaries

▲10%

▲5%

▲2%

National Average
$59,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Executive Assistant Salaries


▼0%


National Average
$59,000



Event Planning
▼2%

Travel Planning
▼2%

Microsoft Outlook
▼3%

Travel Administration
▼3%





▼12%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 64 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 11%
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