The average salary for an Executive Assistant with Office Administration skills is $53,273.
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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 Keller Williams Realty, Inc., 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 $70,031. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Bank of America Corp. (BOFA) and Amazon.com Inc, earning around $68,000 and $67,138, respectively. Keller Williams Realty, Inc. pays the lowest at around $42,500. The Walt Disney Company and Kaiser Permanente also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $54,576 and $57,391, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Executive Assistant
Skills in Administration, Scheduling, Microsoft Office, Travel Planning and Event Planning are correlated to pay that is above average.
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 $41,301 based on 151 salaries. An early career Executive Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,420 based on 2,475 salaries. A mid-career Executive Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,680 based on 1,794 salaries. An experienced Executive Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,704 based on 2,639 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $59,412.
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Employees with Executive Assistant in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 33.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (16.8% more) and Seattle, Washington (13.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (2.5% less).
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