We have 2,622 Executive Assistant jobs nationwide. The average Executive Assistant salary is $50,000 annually, -$16K (27%) less than the average national salary. Statistically, Executive Assistants are very happy with their career.
"It doesn't have a routine. It never gets boring. I'm very independent and I love learning with challenges. As an executive assistant there is a lot to learn everyday. I'm surrounded by business people that give everyday a new lesson about life and career. Organizing and solving problems is an executive is an everyday responsibility. You must to have passion for making people's life better, easier and simpler. It's amazing how much we can improve having information and network."
"I really enjoy the self managing aspect of this position, as well as the responsibilities that were bestowed on to me such as developing my own investment portfolios and initiating trading strategies. I don't think many internships give you that level of accountability."