Average Executive Assistant Salary

$58,515
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$40k
MEDIAN
$59k
90%
$83k

The average salary for an Executive Assistant is $58,515

Base Salary
$40k - $83k
Bonus
$576 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$511 - $9k
Commission
$515 - $28k
Total Pay
$36k - $82k
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What Do Executive Assistants Do?

Executive Assistant Tasks
  • Conduct research, prepare correspondence, expense and statistical reporting.
  • Schedule travel, appointments and meetings.
  • Supervise clerical staff.
  • Screen phone calls, emails, mail and visitors; route and resolve information requests.
  • Coordinates space and office organization, and special projects.
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Job Satisfaction for Executive Assistant

4.2 out of 5
(5,018)
Highly Satisfied
678Reviews
Based on 5,018 responses, the job of Executive Assistant has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.15 out of 5. On average, Executive Assistants are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
94.5%
Male
4.6%
Prefer to self-define
0.8%
This data is based on 13,126 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

78%

Dental

69%

Vision

62%

None

21%