The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Personal Assistant with Event Planning skills in Los Angeles, California is $17.00.
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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 Organizing, Travel Planning and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Office Administration and Scheduling.
Pay by Experience Level for Personal Assistant
A mid-career Personal Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $18.00 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Personal Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.00 based on 11 salaries.
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Employees with Personal Assistant in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 45.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (29.4% more) and Austin, Texas (23.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (27.0% less), San Diego, California (11.8% less) and Houston, Texas (11.8% less).
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