Executive Administrative Assistant in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

With slightly more than half of Washington Executive Administrative Assistants reporting more than 10 years of experience, the field is heavily weighted toward experienced professionals. Average pay for Executive Administrative Assistants in Washington, District of Columbia is $58K per year and can range from $40K on the lower end to $87K per year near the higher end. Most Executive Administrative Assistants in Washington like their work and job satisfaction is high. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and the larger part earn dental coverage. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$39,732 - $85,570
$40K
$55K
$86K
MEDIAN: $55,459
10%
50%
90%

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$19.32 - $24.00
$22
MEDIAN: $22.21
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$0$85K
Salary $39,732 - $85,570
Bonus $712
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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$36,444 - $82,864
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $22.21
Overtime $36.00
Annual Data $0$82K
Bonus $712
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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$36,444 - $82,864
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

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Pay by Experience Level for Executive Administrative Assistant

Pay by Experience for an Executive Administrative Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Executive Administrative Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 8 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Executive 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 $57,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Executive Administrative Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 7 salaries. An Executive 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 $73,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Executive Administrative Assistant

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Executive Administrative Assistant Salaries

▲37%

▲8%

Experienced
▲2%

National Average
$53,000

Entry-Level
▼17%

Skills That Affect Executive Administrative Assistant Salaries

Project Management
▲24%

Travel Administration
▲21%


Scheduling
▲2%

Microsoft Word
▲2%

Event Planning
▼0%

National Average
$53,000

Microsoft Excel
▼4%


Customer Service
▼4%

Typing
▼4%

Customer Relations
▼7%

Organizing
▼10%

Accounts Payable
▼19%

Travel Planning
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 19%
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