Executive assistant earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Executive assistant salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $48,654
Alabama $43,137
Arkansas $40,783
Arizona $40,226
California $64,933
Colorado $53,450
Connecticut $69,410
District of Columbia $69,830
Delaware $62,330
Florida $49,640
Georgia $59,180
Guam $42,750
Hawaii $47,263
Iowa $44,243
Idaho $43,549
Illinois $42,394
Indiana $35,829
Kansas $41,268
Kentucky $40,642
Louisiana $40,730
Massachusetts $60,450
Maryland $67,880
Maine $49,160
Michigan $56,770
Minnesota $54,660
Missouri $58,520
Mississippi $35,770
Montana $50,010
North Carolina $55,950
North Dakota $46,530
Nebraska $45,450
New Hampshire $58,770
New Jersey $68,360
New Mexico $61,470
Nevada $61,520
New York $71,220
Ohio $56,140
Oklahoma $41,670
Oregon $55,570
Pennsylvania $59,210
Puerto Rico $30,020
Rhode Island $62,950
South Carolina $53,360
South Dakota $39,030
Tennessee $50,460
Texas $57,280
Utah $50,480
Virginia $62,350
Virgin Islands $48,450
Vermont $53,500
Washington $61,190
Wisconsin $55,330
West Virginia $46,650
Wyoming $45,470

How do executive assistant salaries compare to similar careers?

Executive assistants earn about the same as related careers in Mississippi. On average, they make less than aestheticians but more than probation officers.

Career Median Salary
Aesthetician salary $36K
Locksmith salary $45K
Substance abuse social worker salary $40K
Event planner salary $38K
Wedding planner salary $38K
Executive assistant salary $36K
Embalmer salary $41K
Financial clerk salary $36K
Landscaper salary $36K
Probation officer salary $37K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)