Executive Assistant Salary in the United States

How much does an Executive Assistant make at companies like in the United States? The average salary for Executive Assistant at companies like in the United States is $69,101 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $61,859 and $77,127. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities


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A secretary, administrative professional, or personal assistant is a person whose work consists of supporting management, including executives, using a variety of project management, communication, or organizational skills. However this role should not be confused with the role of an executive secretary, who differs from a personal assistant. In many countries, an executive secretary is a high-ranking position in the administrative hierarchy. In fact in Pakistan, federal secretaries are dubbed as the most influential people in the country. The functions of a personal assistant may be entirely...

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American School Counselor Association - Alexandria, VA

$61,859 Low Average $69,101 High $77,127

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for Executive Assistant in companies like in the United States. The base salary for Executive Assistant in companies like range from $61,859 to $77,127 with the average base salary of $69,101. The total cash compensation, which includes bonus, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $63,742 to $80,137 with the average total cash compensation of $71,605.
Job Openings for Executive Assistant
PSI International, Inc. - Fairfax , VA
With minimal supervision, you will assist our C-Level Executive staff with any administrative tasks. Primary Duties and Responsibilities: Supports one or multiple management staff members by typing ...
Monster - 2 days ago
Job Juncture - Harrisonburg , VA
Commercial Loan Executive Assistant Outline: Provide administrative support for the Commercial banking team within the region to ensure a consistent level of customer service for banking clients
JobJuncture - 29 days ago
Prime Employment Agency - Lynchburg , VA
We are seeking a Executive Assistant to join our team! You will be responsible for aiding Company Executives with various tasks including proposal preparations, contract development and conducting ...
ZipRecruiter - 28 days ago
Tallon Recruiting & Staffing - Chantilly , VA
Qualified candidates will have prior experience as an Executive Assistant, Executive Administrator, Staff Officer, or similar role. Requirements include ship Current TSSCI CI polygraph (may consider ... - 21 days ago
LeaderStat - Lake Ridge , VA
Executive Director Westminster at Lake Ridge - Ingleside Engaged Living Lake Ridge, VA Ingleside Engaged Living Communities has retained LeaderStat Premier to assist in identifying a dynamic ...
Neuvoo - 32 days ago
Quest Insurance - Chantilly , VA
The Executive Assistant will report directly to the President and will be responsible for performing a number of administrative duties. The ideal candidate is highly self-motivated, professional, and ...
ZipRecruiter - 12 days ago

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