Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant Salary (United Arab Emirates)
An Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant earns an average salary of AED 72,240 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.
|Range||AED 0AED 178K|
|Salary||AED 29,087 - AED 171,008|
|Bonus||AED 0.00 - AED 26,179|
|Profit Sharing||AED 5,896|
|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).)
|AED 35,230 - AED 178,793|
Job Description for Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant
Executive and administrative assistants work primarily with computers and telephone systems in office environments to liaise with executives both in and outside their companies. A bachelor's degree and proficiency with computers, including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access, are generally required for this position. They also interact with customers, secretaries, and other employees on a daily basis, so strong communication skills are important to coordinate meetings and organize large projects.Read More...
Secretaries must always maintain a pleasant demeanor, even in times of stress, as a polite and approachable manner is essential to appeal to customers. They must always be ready to represent executives and give a good impression to their clients, and they may occasionally be required to address more serious concerns. Executive/administrative assistants may also coordinate travel and accommodations for business activities, so time-management, and organizational/multitasking skills are highly beneficial for this position. Strong written and verbal communication skills are also important.
Administrative assistants must keep a schedule of appointments between multiple parties and always be prepared to work within the time-constraints of those involved, and a high degree of trustworthiness and discretion is required when dealing with sensitive and confidential information. They must also prepare and distribute memos and e-mails within the office between employees and executives, and working well and coordinating with other representatives and office workers is a very important part of the job. (Copyright 2018 PayScale.com)
Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant Tasks
- Screen phone calls, emails, mail and visitors; route and resolve information requests.
- Coordinates space and office organization, and special projects.
- Supervise clerical staff.
- Conduct research, prepare correspondence, expense and statistical reporting.
- Schedule travel, appointments and meetings.
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Pay by Experience Level for Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant
Pay by Experience for an Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AED 63,000 based on 43 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AED 72,000 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AED 120,000 based on 19 salaries. An Executive Secretary or Administrative Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AED 134,000 based on 7 salaries.
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