Executive Assistant in Palo Alto, California Salary

The average salary for an Executive Assistant in Palo Alto, California is $76,616 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Organizing, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Microsoft Excel, and Scheduling.

$55,545 - $102,439
$56K
$73K
$100K
MEDIAN: $73,350
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90%

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$17.52 - $55.18
$18
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MEDIAN: $34.67
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$0$114K
Salary $55,545 - $102,439
Bonus $1,957 - $16,886
Total Pay (?
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$52,527 - $114,086
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 44
Hourly Data $0$56
Hourly Rate $17.52 - $55.18
Overtime $42.28
Annual Data $0$114K
Bonus $1,957 - $16,886
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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$52,527 - $114,086
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

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About Palo Alto, California

Santa Clara County, California
66,848
Male:
31,451 (47.0%)
Female:
35,397 (53.0%)
Palo Alto (/ˌpæloʊˈæltoʊ/; Spanish: [ˈpalo ˈalto]; from palo, literally "stick", colloquially "tree", and alto "tall"; meaning: "tall tree") is a charter city located in the northwest corner of Santa Clara County, California, in the San Francisco Bay Area of the United States. The city shares its borders with East Palo Alto, Mountain View, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Stanford, Portola Valley, and Menlo Park. It is named after a coast redwood tree called El Palo Alto. Palo Alto was established by Leland Stanford Sr. when he founded Stanford University, following the death of his son, Leland Stanford Jr. The city includes portions of Stanford and is headquarters to a number of high-technology companies, including Hewlett-Packard (HP), Space Systems/Loral, VMware, Tesla Motors, Ford Research and Innovation Center, PARC, Ning, IDEO, Skype, and Palantir Technologies. It has also served as an incubator to several other high-technology companies such as Google, Facebook, Logitech, Intuit, Pinterest,...
Palo Alto:
$147,737
California:
$64,500
$2,337
Palo Alto:
$0
California:
$449,100
1.6%

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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 $62,000 based on 13 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 $75,000 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Executive Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $81,000 based on 42 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 $86,000 based on 19 salaries.

Key Stats for Executive Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Executive Assistant Salaries

Late-Career
▲16%

▲9%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$74,000

Entry-Level
▼17%

Skills That Affect Executive Assistant Salaries

Organizing
▲23%

Microsoft Word
▲23%

Microsoft Excel
▲21%

Powerpoint
▲21%

Scheduling
▲19%

Travel Planning
▲18%

Microsoft Office
▲18%

Event Planning
▲15%

Human Resources
▲6%

Project Management
▲5%


Travel Administration
▲1%

National Average
$74,000


Office Administration
▼10%

Office Management
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 5%
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