Personal Assistant Salary in Chicago, Illinois (United States)

A Personal Assistant in Chicago, Illinois earns an average wage of $14.24 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Travel Planning and Bookkeeping. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.
Personal Assistant in Chicago, Illinois Total Pay (?
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$28,558 - $75,000
(Median)
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53K
75K
MEDIAN: $40,413
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Personal Assistant in Chicago, Illinois Total Pay (?
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$9.70 - $24.66
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$28,558 - $75,000  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,544  
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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$20,549 - $67,897  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 55
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$9.70 - $24.66  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,544  
   
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).
)
$20,549 - $67,897  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 55
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Experience Affects Personal Assistant in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%
National Average
$35,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Skills That Affect Personal Assistant in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Travel Planning
up arrow 17%
Bookkeeping
up arrow 14%
Customer Relations
up arrow 2%
Office Administration
0%
National Average
$35,000
Typing
up arrow 5%
Scheduling
up arrow 11%
Customer Service
up arrow 14%
Organizing
up arrow 16%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
86%
female alumni
 
Male
14%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 47% dental benefits Dental: 27%
vision benefits Vision: 16% employee benefits None: 53%
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