AU$72,133
Avg. Salary
AU$32.47
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Executive Assistant To CEO is AU$32.47 per hour.

The average pay for an Executive Assistant To CEO is AU$72,133 per year.

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MEDIAN AU$72,133
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MEDIAN: AU$72,133
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Salary AU$52,779 - AU$94,988
Bonus AU$2,068 - AU$10,766
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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).
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AU$52,936 - AU$95,440
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 392
Hourly Data AU$0AU$45
Hourly Rate AU$25.04 - AU$40.01
Overtime AU$45.75
Annual Data AU$0AU$95K
Bonus AU$2,068 - AU$10,766
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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AU$52,936 - AU$95,440
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 56

Job Description for Executive Assistant to CEO

Executive assistants to CEOs have many administrative office duties, which they perform for company CEOs, presidents, and sometimes even members of management teams. Executive assistants are often in charge of handling important clients and sensitive information. Executive assistants to CEOs are in charge of keeping track of office details such as information on contacts, management of business calendars, and the recording and maintenance of meeting minutes. They do everything from preparation and confirmation of meetings to handling travel arrangements for both the CEO and visiting staff. This position not only requires many typical duties of an assistant, but also a high level of flexibility and openness in both the hours available for work and also the type of jobs that the CEO may ask them to take on. There is no limit to duties an executive assistant may handle, which is why individuals in this role must have a confident, can-do attitude.

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Pay by Experience Level for Executive Assistant to CEO

Pay by Experience for an Executive Assistant to CEO has a positive trend. An entry-level Executive Assistant to CEO with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$62,000 based on 149 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Executive Assistant to CEO with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$69,000 based on 138 salaries. An experienced Executive Assistant to CEO which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$77,000 based on 149 salaries. An Executive Assistant to CEO with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$77,000 based on 88 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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National Average: AU$71,874

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Executive Assistant to CEO Advice

Q: What is it like working as an Executive Assistant to CEO?

Executive Assistant to CEO in Chatswood:
"Tasks."
My daily responsibilities include answering the phone all day, emailing secretarial documents, organising signatures off directors, cleaning the whole office, coffee runs, organising lunches for meetings, booking travel. Everyday there is something new I learn there's is never a dull moment in my job. It can be stressful at times but I would rather be busy than bored. I've learnt so many new skills since starting this job and I am so appreciative of the people that have helped me along the way. Anyone could do this job, but you have to be willing to learn and patient with the Directors. Attention to detail and a professional manner.

Executive Assistant to CEO in Melbourne:
"What I wish I knew 6 years ago..."
Fundamental requirements of the Executive Assistant (EA) role is the ability to prioritise, remain calm under pressure and remain focused. The landscape is ever changing for an EA so you must be flexible and adapt, with each day bringing a set of new tasks and challenges. Be as organsies and well-prepared as you can so your CEO/Executive can depend on you, listen and record as much information as possible. Trust is the most important attribute and must be earnt while being sincere. Lastly having the insight to read people especially your bosses, from what pace they like to do things in, what they need from you, their response time and their behaviour under stress will all be invaluable during your working tenure.

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Key Stats for Executive Assistant to CEO

Gender

Female
100 %
Male
0 %
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
21%

Experience Affects Executive Assistant to CEO Salaries

▲7%

▲7%

National Average
AU$72,000

▼4%

▼14%

Skills That Affect Executive Assistant to CEO Salaries







National Average
AU$72,000





Executive Support
▼3%



Gender

Female
100 %
Male
0 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 97%