Executive assistant earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Executive assistant salary by state

State Name Average Salary
District of Columbia $78,190
New York $77,740
Hawaii $76,860
Rhode Island $76,680
Connecticut $76,410
California $75,000
Delaware $74,190
Washington $73,060
Maryland $67,100
Virginia $63,920
Massachusetts $62,970
New Mexico $62,800
Georgia $62,570
Pennsylvania $62,210
Oregon $62,170
New Jersey $62,050
New Hampshire $61,650
Minnesota $61,270
Texas $61,200
Alaska $61,190
Arizona $61,190
Illinois $61,060
North Carolina $61,050
Michigan $61,030
Ohio $61,030
Wisconsin $61,030
Alabama $60,940
Colorado $60,670
Nevada $60,580
Vermont $60,400
North Dakota $60,360
Indiana $60,110
Tennessee $59,050
Utah $58,470
South Carolina $57,580
Missouri $53,880
Maine $50,600
Nebraska $49,890
Iowa $49,130
Idaho $48,960
Montana $48,960
Kentucky $48,770
Arkansas $48,730
Florida $48,720
West Virginia $48,200
Kansas $47,720
Louisiana $47,720
Virgin Islands, U.S. $47,720
South Dakota $46,880
Wyoming $44,280
Oklahoma $42,230
Guam $38,100
Mississippi $38,100
Puerto Rico $29,710

How do executive assistant salaries compare to similar careers?

Executive assistants earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than police officers but more than arbitrators.

Career Median Salary
Police officer salary $65K
Recruiter salary $62K
Fire inspector salary $65K
Insurance sales agent salary $50K
Insurance appraiser salary $63K
Executive assistant salary $62K
Probation officer salary $60K
Social worker salary $61K
Interior designer salary $60K
Arbitrator salary $49K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)