$63,992
Avg. Salary
$32.14
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$4,958

Bonus

$2,275

Profit Sharing

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The average pay for a Senior Executive Assistant in Chicago, Illinois is $32.14 per hour.

The average pay for a Senior Executive Assistant in Chicago, Illinois is $63,992 per year.

10%
$18.38
10%
$32.14
50%
$38.38
90%
90%
MEDIAN $32.14
10%
$52k
10%
$64k
50%
$83k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $63,992
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$83K
MEDIAN: $63,992
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$0$86K
Salary $52,380 - $83,053
Bonus $1,036 - $10,137
Profit Sharing $2,275
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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$53,144 - $86,618
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 62
Hourly Data $0$49
Hourly Rate $18.38 - $38.38
Overtime $42.28
Annual Data $0$86K
Bonus $1,036 - $10,137
Profit Sharing $2,275
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).
)
$53,144 - $86,618
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

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.

About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Senior Executive Assistant Job Listings

Key Stats for Senior Executive Assistant

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
50%

Experience Affects Senior Executive Assistant Salaries

▲2%

National Average
$65,000

▼1%

Mid-Career
▼15%

Skills That Affect Senior Executive Assistant Salaries

Event Planning
▲15%

Office Administration
▲12%

Office Management
▲7%


Event Management
▲3%

Microsoft Word
▲3%

▼0%

National Average
$65,000

Executive Support
▼1%

Organizing
▼2%


Powerpoint
▼6%


Project Management
▼10%

Travel Administration
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
50%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 12%