The average pay for a Senior Executive Assistant in Chicago, Illinois is $62,400 per year. A skill in Office Administration is associated with high pay for this job. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$50,335 - $81,994
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$62K
$82K
MEDIAN: $62,400
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$27.47 - $36.99
$32
MEDIAN: $31.76
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Salary
$50,335 - $81,994  
   
Bonus
$4,750  
Profit Sharing
$1,488  
Total Pay (?
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$53,190 - $87,910  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$31.76  
   
Overtime
$47.62  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$4,750  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,488  
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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$53,190 - $87,910  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Key Stats for Senior Executive Assistant

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
064
5-9 years
4%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
64%
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Experience Affects Senior Executive Assistant Salaries



National Average
$66,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Senior Executive Assistant Salaries

Office Administration
up arrow 12%

Event Planning
up arrow 8%

Office Management
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Event Management
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

National Average
$66,000

Scheduling
up arrow 1%

Executive Support
up arrow 1%

Organizing
up arrow 2%

Travel Planning
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 7%

Powerpoint
up arrow 7%

Project Management
up arrow 10%

Travel Administration
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

5-9 years
4%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
64%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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