Executive Secretaries And Executive Administrative Assistants

Training Requirements for Executive Secretaries And Executive Administrative Assistants

Executive secretaries and executive administrative assistants need a high school diploma or equivalent and less than 5 years experience.

Degrees for Executive secretaries and executive administrative assistants
Percent
Less than High School 2.1
High School 28.1
Some College 32.8
Associates Degree 14.7
Bachelors Degree 18.4
Masters Degree 3.4
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.5

Employment Outlook for Executive Secretaries And Executive Administrative Assistants

This represents about 776,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 44,000 less executive secretaries and executive administrative assistants but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 81,000 more.

Typical Income for Executive Secretaries And Executive Administrative Assistants

Hourly Income

On average,executive secretaries and executive administrative assistants make $27.84 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Executive secretaries and executive administrative assistants $16.77 $21.04 $26.86 $33.74 $39.94
Office and administrative support occupations $9.95 $12.39 $16.37 $21.90 $28.46
Secretaries and administrative assistants $11.02 $13.93 $17.90 $23.48 $29.92
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, executive secretaries and executive administrative assistants make $57,910 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Executive secretaries and executive administrative assistants $34,880 $43,770 $55,860 $70,190 $83,070
Office and administrative support occupations $20,700 $25,760 $34,050 $45,550 $59,190
Secretaries and administrative assistants $22,930 $28,960 $37,230 $48,830 $62,230
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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