Entry-Level Personal Assistant Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Personal Assistant is $13.71 per hour.

$20,350 - $55,981
(Median)
$20K
$35K
$56K
MEDIAN: $35,102
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$9.59 - $20.61
(Median)
$9
$14
$21
MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$20,350 - $55,981  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,995  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
Commission
$3,000  
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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$20,086 - $50,750  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 620
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.59 - $20.61  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.25 - $8.48  
Overtime
$10.07 - $32.68  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,995  
   
Commission
$3,000  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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).
)
$20,086 - $50,750  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,330
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National Average: $30,719

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Skills That Affect Personal Assistant Salaries

Event Planning
up arrow 7%


Organizational Development
up arrow 4%

Scheduling
up arrow 2%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 1%

Customer Relations
up arrow 1%

Office Administration
0%

Online Research
0%

National Average
$31,000

Organizing
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
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up arrow 8%

Data Entry
up arrow 13%

Cleaning
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 238 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 26%
dental benefits
Dental: 17%
medical benefits
Vision: 11%
dental benefits
None: 73%
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