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The average pay for an Executive Assistant is $66,948 per year.

MEDIAN $26,158
$15,901 - $93,282
MEDIAN: $26,158
Salary $15,901 - $93,282
Bonus $328
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$16,000 - $92,455
  • Country: Jamaica
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 5 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

Job Description for Executive Assistant

An executive assistant provides administrative support and clerical assistance to executive and director-level management within a company. The assistant typically helps schedule and manage the itinerary of an executive, including scheduling meetings, travel and other demands on the executive's time. They also perform clerical and office duties; these may include running errands, screening phone calls, supervising clerical assistants and drafting letters and other documentation on behalf of the executive.


Executive Assistant Tasks

  • Conduct research, prepare correspondence, expense and statistical reporting.
  • Schedule travel, appointments and meetings.
  • Supervise clerical staff.
  • Screen phone calls, emails, mail and visitors; route and resolve information requests.
  • Coordinates space and office organization, and special projects.

Executive Assistant Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $24,850

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Executive Assistant Reviews

Q: What is it like working in Jamaica?

Executive Assistant in Jamaica:
"Working in Jamaica gives one the opportunity to be creative."
Pros: Flexibility and the opportunity to pursue higher education.
Cons: The financial rewards are low in comparison to your expenses and your ability to own a house.

Executive Assistant in Kingston:
"Being An Executive Assistant."
Pros: What I like most about being an Executive Assistant are the perks of the job. It can be very rewarding and meaningful if you have a good working relationship with your supervisor. You will be exposed to various aspects of the business which can be applied for self development and growth.
Cons: Have someone depend on you to do follow ups, schedule appointments and literally make their life easier can be a very stressful task as errors can be costly.

Key Stats for Executive Assistant

10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
no benefits
None: 10%