The average salary for an Executive Assistant with Microsoft Office skills is $55,064.
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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 EY (Ernst & Young), Amazon.com Inc and J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC). Reported salaries are highest at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (JPMCC) where the average pay is $74,334. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Amazon.com Inc and Bank of America Corp. (BOFA), earning around $67,552 and $65,405, respectively. McKinsey & Company, Inc. pays the lowest at around $39,506. Keller Williams Realty, Inc. and EY (Ernst & Young) also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $44,219 and $52,057, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Executive Assistant
Skills in Scheduling, Travel Planning and Event Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Office Administration 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 $41,435 based on 213 salaries. An early career Executive Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,825 based on 2,703 salaries. A mid-career Executive Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,025 based on 2,337 salaries. An experienced Executive Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,670 based on 3,642 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $60,261.
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Employees with Executive Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 17.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (13.4% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (11.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (0.7% less).
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