The average hourly pay for a Personal Assistant with Customer Relations skills in Chicago, Illinois is $14.70.
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Job Description for Personal Assistant
A personal assistant’s job can be varied, depending on what is required by their employer. They may answer phone calls, take messages, take various notes, and schedule meetings. They may also run errands, such as going to the bank to deposit checks on behalf of their employer, picking up lunch, and picking up their children from school. Their job is to provide services that relieve their employer from having to do various tasks. They must usually have at least a high school diploma. Some …Read more
Personal Assistant Tasks
- Organize calendar and appointments, checking with other parties to ensure availability.
- Draft correspondence, arrange travel, and provide estimates for activities and events.
- Manage correspondence and screen visitors and calls, prevent interruptions, and resolve issues.
- Run business or personal errands and perform general administrative or housekeeping tasks.
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Skills in Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service, Scheduling, Cleaning and Organizing.
Pay by Experience Level for Personal Assistant
An early career Personal Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.00 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Personal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.17 based on 8 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Personal Assistant in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 104.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (36.1% more) and Fort Lauderdale, Florida (2.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (9.5% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (0.4% less).
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