Executive assistant

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How much does an Executive Assistant make in New York, NY?

Average base salary
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591 salaries reported, updated at Jul 07, 2020
$73,053
per year
The average salary for a executive assistant is $73,053 per year in New York, NY.
28% higher
than national average
Most common benefits
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Gym membership
  • Work from home
  • On-site gym
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+10.25%
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Most common benefits for Executive Assistants

  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Gym membership
  • Work from home
  • On-site gym
  • Food provided
  • Dental insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Vision insurance
  • 401(k) matching
  • Stock options
  • Commuter assistance
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Salary satisfaction

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55% of Executive assistants in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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How can executive assistants increase their salary?

An executive assistant can increase their salary by obtaining formal education through a certification program or bachelor's degree program. Asking to take on additional responsibilities, especially those requiring a new or more complex skill set, can also position you to earn salary increases in your current or future position.

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