Entry-Level Personal Assistant Salary (United States)

The average wage for an Entry-Level Personal Assistant is $13.08 per hour. A skill in Travel Planning is associated with high pay for this job.
Entry-Level Personal Assistant Total Pay (?
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$22,287 - $53,863
(Median)
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35K
44K
54K
MEDIAN: $35,204
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Entry-Level Personal Assistant Total Pay (?
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$9.09 - $20.59
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$22,287 - $53,863  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,093  
Profit Sharing
$0.64 - $6,411  
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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$19,765 - $50,487  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,711
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.09 - $20.59  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.16 - $10.21  
Overtime
$9.97 - $30.94  
National Annualized 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$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,093  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.64 - $6,411  
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).
)
$19,765 - $50,487  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,711
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Pay Difference By Location

Boston
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San Francisco
up arrow 35%
Washington
up arrow 35%
up arrow 26%
Las Vegas
up arrow 21%
Seattle
up arrow 10%
Austin
up arrow 9%
Phoenix
up arrow 5%
Houston
up arrow 4%
Miami
up arrow 4%
Dallas
up arrow 3%
Atlanta
up arrow 1%
National Average
$31,000
San Diego
up arrow 1%
Chicago
up arrow 2%
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Personal Assistant Salaries

Travel Planning
up arrow 11%
Event Planning
up arrow 9%
Organizational Development
up arrow 9%
Scheduling
up arrow 4%
Organizing
up arrow 2%
Office Administration
up arrow 2%
Bookkeeping
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%
Customer Relations
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%
Online Research
0%
National Average
$31,000
Office Management
up arrow 1%
Customer Service
up arrow 2%
Typing
up arrow 2%
Cleaning
up arrow 9%

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Gender

Female
88%
female alumni
 
Male
12%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 28% dental benefits Dental: 19%
vision benefits Vision: 12% employee benefits None: 71%
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