Executive Assistant Salary in New York

An average Executive Assistant in New York can expect to take home roughly $59K annually. Total cash compensation to Executive Assistants in New York ranges from $38K on the lower end to $85K on the higher end; the final number includes potential for approximately $10K each from bonuses and profit sharing in exceptional cases. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Most New York Executive Assistants like their work and job satisfaction is high. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$38,883 - $80,216
(Median)
$39K
$59K
$80K
MEDIAN: $58,973
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90%

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$14.47 - $32.92
(Median)
$14
$24
$33
MEDIAN: $23.00
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National Salary 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.
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$38,883 - $80,216  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,368  
Profit Sharing
$993 - $10,067  
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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$38,379 - $84,595  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,021
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$14.47 - $32.92  
   
Overtime
$21.15 - $55.64  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,368  
   
Profit Sharing
$993 - $10,067  
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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$38,379 - $84,595  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 188

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Morgan Stanley, J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC), Viacom Inc., American International Group, Inc. (AIG), and EY (Ernst & Young) are leaders in the field that employ a large number of Executive Assistants in New York. The biggest paychecks can be found at EY (Ernst & Young) — the median salary there is $73K.

Offering a median of only $56K, Viacom Inc. pays the least. Moreover, the compensation range seems pretty narrow; employees make $44K on the lower end and $78K on the higher end.

Pay by Experience Level for Executive Assistant in New York, New York

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


Executive Assistants in New York, N.Y. with more experience do not necessarily bring home bigger paychecks. In fact, experience in this field tends to impact compensation minimally. Salaries of relatively inexperienced workers fall in the neighborhood of $49K, but folks who have racked up five to 10 years see a notably higher median of $61K. On average, Executive Assistants in New York make $67K following one to two decades on the job. Individuals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience don't seem to earn much more than people who have 10 to 20 years under their belts; the more senior group reports an average income of $72K.

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Experience Affects Executive Assistant in New York, New York Salaries




National Average
$60,000


Skills That Affect Executive Assistant in New York, New York Salaries




Event Planning
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Powerpoint
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Microsoft Office
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Scheduling
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Microsoft Word
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Office Management
0%

Organizing
0%

Project Coordinating
0%

National Average
$60,000

Administration
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Office Administration
up arrow 4%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 474 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 13%