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Senior Executive Assistant Salary in Chicago, Illinois

The average pay for a Senior Executive Assistant in Chicago, Illinois is $60,531 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Event Management, Office Administration, Office Management, Organizing, and Travel Planning. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$49,866 - $76,734
MEDIAN: $60,531

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$49,866 - $76,734  
$0.00 - $9,759  
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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).
$50,020 - $80,267  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 68

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Experience Affects Senior Executive Assistant in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

National Average

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Skills That Affect Senior Executive Assistant in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Event Management
up arrow 16%

Office Administration
up arrow 14%

Office Management
up arrow 14%

up arrow 13%

Travel Planning
up arrow 12%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 11%

up arrow 9%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 8%

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Event Planning
up arrow 4%

National Average

Project Management
up arrow 4%

Travel Administration
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.


96 %
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 75% employee benefits None: 9%