The average salary for an Executive Assistant with Executive Support skills is $57,653.
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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 …Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Executive Assistant
The top respondents for the job title Executive Assistant are from the companies Amazon.com Inc, EY (Ernst & Young) and Keller Williams Realty, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Amazon.com Inc where the average pay is $70,475. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Commonwealth of Massachusetts (MA) and EY (Ernst & Young), earning around $66,940 and $59,952, respectively. Keller Williams Realty, Inc. pays the lowest at around $37,500. Pushpay and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $56,000 and $59,000, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Executive Assistant
Skills in Travel Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Office Administration, Microsoft Office, Scheduling and Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Executive Assistant
An entry-level Executive Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $44,949 based on 61 salaries. An early career Executive Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,881 based on 1,098 salaries. A mid-career Executive Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,025 based on 981 salaries. An experienced Executive Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,668 based on 1,328 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $62,448.
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Employees with Executive Assistant in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 43.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (16.3% more) and Seattle, Washington (14.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Diego, California (3.9% less).
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