Executive Assistant Salary in New York

Average Executive Assistants in New York make around $59K annually. Cash earnings for Executive Assistants in New York, N.Y. — including $11K in bonuses and $7K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $39K to $85K depending on individual performance. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$39,062 - $80,857

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$14.74 - $33.55

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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$39,062 - $80,857  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,024  
Profit Sharing
$986 - $7,298  
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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$38,705 - $85,217  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,091
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$14.74 - $33.55  
   
Overtime
$21.44 - $55.74  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,024  
   
Profit Sharing
$986 - $7,298  
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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$38,705 - $85,217  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 192
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Popular Employer Salaries for Executive Assistant in New York, New York


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, N.Y. Executive Assistants in New York seeking a sizable paycheck can earn the most at EY (Ernst & Young), where the average salary comes to $73K.

Offering only $56K on average, Viacom Inc. seems to pay the least. Moreover, the pay scale seems pretty narrow there; 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.


Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. 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. Executive Assistants in New York see a median salary of $68K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Respondents who claim more than 20 years of experience may encounter pay that doesn't quite reflect their extensive experience; these veterans report a median income of around $73K.

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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



Microsoft Outlook
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Travel Administration
up arrow 4%

Powerpoint
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Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Scheduling
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Project Coordinating
0%

National Average
$60,000

Administration
up arrow 1%

Office Management
up arrow 1%

Organizing
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 426 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 12%
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