EXECUTIVE SECRETARY SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$48,000
$34,000
Min 10%
$48,000
Median 50%
$68,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Morgan Stanley
Highest Paying City
Milpitas, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
4.3 years
How much does an executive secretary make?
Executive Secretaries in America make an average salary of $48,593 per year or $23.36 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $68,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $34,000. Most Executive Secretary jobs are in Health Care companies and Transportation companies. Some of the states with the best Executive Secretary salaries are California, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, and Alaska. The typical employment for an Executive Secretary is 4.3 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Secretary
$35,375

Average Executive Secretary Salary By Company

Executive Secretaries can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Health Care companies and Transportation companies have the most job opportunities for Executive Secretaries. Companies like Morgan Stanley or Hospital for Special Surgery will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like Lehigh University and Leidos also pay high salaries to their Executive Secretaries.

Average Executive Secretary Salary By Location

The national average salary for an Executive Secretary in the USA is $48,593 annually or $23.36 hourly. The top city when it comes to Executive Secretary salaries is Milpitas, CA at $59,109 per year. The Milpitas, CA average entry-level salary for Executive Secretaries is $42,000. California, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, and Alaska are the top 5 highest earning states for Executive Secretaries. Vermont, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine, and Washington are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Milpitas, CA
$59,109
2
Miami, FL
$55,831
3
Houston, TX
$55,664
4
Salt Lake City, UT
$54,471
5
Springfield, MO
$53,614

Average Executive Secretary Salary By Industry

Wages for Executive Secretaries can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Health Care companies, Finance companies, and Professional companies pay higher-than-average wages for Executive Secretaries. Health Care companies pay Executive Secretaries an average salary of $49,764, Finance companies pay $48,850, and Professional companys come in at $48,520. The average salary for Executive Secretaries in the Hospitality industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $47,831.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$49,764
2
Finance
$48,850
3
Professional
$48,520
4
Retail
$48,406
5
Manufacturing
$48,083

RECENTLY ADDED Executive Secretary SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Kern Comunity College District
Executive Secretary
10/30/2019
$40,151
10/29/2019
$48,147
State of Michigan
Executive Secretary
10/24/2019
$42,366
Randstad
Executive Secretary
10/23/2019
$80,000
Wake County
Executive Secretary
10/20/2019
$31,430
Randstad
Executive Secretary
10/19/2019
$35,000
Central Michigan University
Executive Secretary
10/16/2019
$29,969
University of Utah
Executive Secretary
10/16/2019
$25,044
Kern Community College District
Executive Secretary
10/09/2019
$40,151
State of Michigan
Executive Secretary
09/27/2019
$42,366
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