$65,140
Avg. Salary
$26.28
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$4,002

Bonus

$4,650

Profit Sharing

$10,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Senior Executive Assistant is $26.28 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Executive Assistant is $65,140 per year.

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$17.75
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$36.80
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MEDIAN $26.28
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$47k
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MEDIAN $65,140
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MEDIAN: $65,140
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$0$92K
Salary $47,100 - $90,975
Bonus $998 - $10,318
Profit Sharing $993 - $9,787
Commission $10,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$45,206 - $92,704
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,283
Hourly Data $0$58
Hourly Rate $17.75 - $36.80
Overtime $26.47 - $58.22
Annual Data $0$92K
Bonus $998 - $10,318
Commission $10,000
Profit Sharing $993 - $9,787
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$45,206 - $92,704
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 566

Job Description for Senior Executive Assistant

A senior executive assistant serves as an assistant to one or more of the executive officers of an organization or company, such as the president, chief executive officer (CEO), chief financial officer (CFO), or members of the board of directors. The senior executive assistant completes a variety of tasks that executives may not have time to do; these responsibilities differ greatly based on the organization's specialties and mission. These tasks may include setting up large meetings or conference calls, managing the schedule and calendar of the executive, and screening and taking calls for the executive. In many cases, this individual's work may also include handling sensitive or confidential information; in this case, the senior executive assistant must exercise restraint and tact. This position may also require writing, developing, and sending correspondence for the executive.

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Senior Executive Assistant Tasks
  • Provide executive level management administrative support by conducting research, handling information requests, and performing clerical functions.
  • May also train and supervise lower-level clerical staff.
  • Prepare correspondence, receive visitors, arrange conference calls, and schedule meetings.

Senior Executive Assistant Pay By Employer

$0$90K

$65,356

$83,353

$77,190

$66,000

Common Career Paths for Senior Executive Assistant


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Popular Skills for Senior Executive Assistant

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Executive Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Senior Executive Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Executive Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 179 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Executive Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 389 salaries. An experienced Senior Executive Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 774 salaries. A Senior Executive Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 616 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $64,949

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Senior Executive Assistant Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Executive Assistant?

Senior Executive Assistant in Fort Lauderdale:
"Flexibility, multi-tasking ever changing and challenging."
Be flexible, listen, learn and have a sense of humor when you are stressed!

Senior Executive Assistant in New York:
"Dont let anyone talk down to you. Regardless of whou it is."
Be professional, courteous, honest and sincere. Always smile, and make everyone feel welcomed.

Senior Executive Assistant in Dallas:
"Training."
Would like to have received more training on processes.

Senior Executive Assistant in Greenville:
"Corporate Culture."
Pros: Project management and supervising the company intranet site. I also like that I do such a large variety of tasks so it never gets too boring or monotonous.
Cons: Booking flights and hotel rooms.

Senior Executive Assistant in New York:
"High Volume, Evenings And Weekends, Fast-Paced, Friendly."
Pros: Health benefits, my co-workers, easy commute.
Cons: Difficult and demanding boss. Not great work life balance. Not competitive compensation.

Senior Executive Assistant in New York:
Pros: The flexibility and benefits. The exposure to many different people.
Cons: The stress.

Senior Executive Assistant in Irvine:
"Hit the floor running."
Alot of responsibility and not compensated enough.

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Key Stats for Senior Executive Assistant

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 566 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
42%

Experience Affects Senior Executive Assistant Salaries

▲2%

▲1%

National Average
$65,000

▼8%

▼22%

Skills That Affect Senior Executive Assistant Salaries




▲2%

▼0%



National Average
$65,000





Office Management
▼3%

Organizing
▼3%

Microsoft Excel
▼3%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 566 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
42%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 11%