The average pay for a Personal Assistant in Los Angeles, California is $39,548 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$24,279 - $89,674
(Median)
$24K
$40K
$90K
MEDIAN: $39,547
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90%

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$10.67 - $25.39
(Median)
$11
$18
$25
MEDIAN: $17.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$24,279 - $89,674  
   
Bonus
$5,050  
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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$24,341 - $83,973  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 52
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$10.67 - $25.39  
   
Overtime
$30.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$5,050  
   
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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$24,341 - $83,973  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 45
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Pay by Experience Level for Personal Assistant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Personal Assistant Salaries


Mid-Career
up arrow 32%

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$38,000


Skills That Affect Personal Assistant Salaries

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 9%


Customer Service
up arrow 8%

Event Planning
up arrow 7%

Travel Planning
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%

Office Management
up arrow 5%

Organizational Development
up arrow 3%

Office Administration
up arrow 2%

National Average
$38,000

Customer Relations
up arrow 2%

Organizing
up arrow 3%

Bookkeeping
up arrow 3%

Project Management
up arrow 5%

Typing
up arrow 7%

Cleaning
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 31%
dental benefits
Dental: 24%
medical benefits
Vision: 15%
dental benefits
None: 66%
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