A Quick Guide to Executive Assistant Salaries

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Frequently asked questions often revolve around executive assistant salaries. We looked at some data from Payscale and Indeed.com , which show average salaries for full-time executive assistants. Compare remote work and in-office work salaries - there’s often a difference.

Hitting the salary cap

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Everyone was placed in a salary band depending on their experience and their skills. Except support staff who were placed in lower salary bands or slotted in somewhere that sort of fitted what they did. I was placed in a low (not rock bottom but not particularly high) salary band with other assistants and admin type people. My salary was good and I was happy with my lot. That was until 2 years into the job and I had reached the top of my salary band.

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Salary Negotiation 101

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The post Salary Negotiation 101 appeared first on JTL Services Inc. Millennial Corner Career Tips JTL Services Salary salary and negotiation tips Tara LeFevreYesterday, my managing partner/mom Tara LeFevre and I went on a trip about an hour and a half down the road to visit two of our clients. As you can see in the picture below, we had to put on this awesome getup in order to tour a 450,000 square foot manufacturing facility, and what […].

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Salary Negotiation 101

Job Advice Blog

As you can see in the picture below, we had to put on this awesome getup in order to tour a 450,000 square foot manufacturing facility, and what … Continue reading Salary Negotiation 101 → Millennial Corner Career Tips JTL Services Salary Tara LeFevreYesterday, my managing partner/mom Tara LeFevre and I went on a trip about an hour and a half down the road to visit two of our clients.

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Study: Self-Employed Have Higher Lifetime Earnings Than Salary Workers

Small Business Labs

Key quote: Manso finds that entrepreneurs experience only slightly higher lifetime earnings variance -- that is, risk -- than people who go the salaried route. Key quote from the academic study: self-employed workers experiment with new ideas when they leave the salaried workforce to become self-employed. It's long been accepted as fact in academic and government circles that the self-employed earn less than people with traditional jobs. 

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How to Negotiate a Salary

On The Job

But now you’re about to take on one of the most difficult tasks in this job search journey: Negotiating a salary. Also, the salary you negotiate now will be the one chance you have to set yourself up for better salary boosts at this company and your income at future employers. So how do you negotiate the right salary for a new job? Before your first interview, you should have done research on comparable salaries.

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How to Interpret MBA Salary Data

Small Business CEO

Looking at those numbers, it’s easy for one to expect that putting in the time and effort to get an advanced business degree is the first step on the path to a six-figure salary. … Human Resources MBA graduates MBA programs MBA salary data It should come as no surprise to anyone that earning a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree opens the door to a new realm of opportunities.

How Much Personal Loan Can You Get on 30,000 Salary?

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If you are an individual with a monthly salary of about Rs 30,000, here is what you need to know about what determines your personal loan and how much personal loan you can receive. … The post How Much Personal Loan Can You Get on 30,000 Salary?

Salary Negotiation for the Focused Professional

Office Dynamics

One of my favorite career experts, Alexia Vernon, shares some tips on negotiation for the salary you deserve on New Day Northwest. Stat: 20% of American career women will never negotiate for more money in their careers. I hope you enjoy the tips she shares – good for not only women but men too! Alexia is also a fellow Vegas Young Professional and past Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence speaker.

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Accelerating your Assistant career path and progression

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It could be that you define success as having a fantastic salary, amazing job title, or office [.]. There are so many events, webinars, publications, blogs out there that talk about accelerating your Assistant career path and progression.

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Revealing Salaries Favored by Young Workers

On The Job

Should we be discussing salary with our kids? Tags: reveal salary income disparity The New York Times Suze Orman salaries share salary In a live radio interview last year about my book , the host asked me: "So, Anita, how much do you make writing your syndicated workplace column?" Thankfully, you couldn't see my reaction, because I have a feeling my face sort of resembled a landed halibut.

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Women versus Men in Job Interviews and Salary Negotiations

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For both genders, anxiety before the interview may be present, but studies show that women handle it better. Women adapt more proactively than men do. Women seek social support from colleagues and friends more than men do. And women are more prone to do mock interviews with those colleagues and friends more than men are. [.]. Interview Skills by Alex Freund career advice gender difference interview preparation men vs. women

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After 22 excellent years, I’ve reached the salary cap–so, now what?

Office Dynamics

by ALICE BUMGARNER, MODERATOR on MARCH 14, 2012 2:47PM. in ADMIN PRO FORUM. Question: “I have been with my firm as a legal secretary, purchaser, database manager, etc. for 22 years. I have always received excellent reviews and raises. However, at my last review, I was told I was getting to the cap for legal secretaries. I’m at a loss … I work anywhere from 40 to 45 hours a week (at my regular pay for 37.5 hours).

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Answering Reader Mail on Salary, Finding Great Talent

Musings of a High-Level Executive Assistant

The most popular question on this column is about salary and this is the answer I wrote: How much can the best executive assistants earn in a year? The salary of an EA depends on what city you work in, how big your company is, and a zillion other factors that come into play just like any other job. Hello New and Returning Readers, I have a column at jobstr.com under Hollywood Executive Assistant. The latest 2 questions I answered over there are below.

Answering Reader Mail: Can an EA salary support a family?

Musings of a High-Level Executive Assistant

I believe you can raise a family on an EA salary whether alone or with a significant other. Do a great job and learn to negotiate to a better salary or when you job hunt after you've gained a lot of experience. Take note on any outstanding kudos you got from your bosses and know your salary worth compared to the rest of the industry. “I was wondering if as a career EA, you can make enough to support a family.

Everyday Game Changers Podcast: Navigating the Different Challenges of the Workplace with Barion McQueen interviewing Bonnie Low-Kramen

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The Art of Negotiating Salary. Podcaster Barion McQueen interviews workplace expert Bonnie Low-Kramen about negotiating salaries in an April, 2022 conversation for the Everyday Game Changers Podcast.

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4 Ways to Get a Bigger Paycheck

On The Job

Grimm says part of the problem with the continuing wage gap is that women often don't receive the same starting salaries as their male colleagues at the beginning of their careers because they aren't as likely to negotiate for more money. I tell them to get the job then talk about salary again in a year," he says. Many employers will believe you are threatening to leave if you don't get the salary you request even though that may be the furthest thought from your mind.

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A Recruiter Makes Predictions About the Job Market

On The Job

Some other advice and predictions from Romaine: • Salaries won't recover soon. Some companies cut salaries 10% or more when the recession hit, and with salary increases averaging less than 2%, Romaine says don't count on starting a new job with a big pay jump over your previous position unless you're in high demand like workers in IT. how can i get a raise pay salary recruiters career advice relocation job market Anita Bruzzese

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When a Demotion Makes Sense

On The Job

drop in salary demotion less pay career advice lose promotion Anita BruzzeseIf you’ve ever been unemployed, you know the joy that comes from finally getting that job offer. But that elation may be tempered by the fact that the job pays less than your previous one, or is certainly lower on the career status level than you desire. According to an Urban Institute research, job seekers have taken positions that pay 16 percent less than what they earned before the Great Recession.

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The Long Term Shift to Contract Labor by Small Businesses

Small Business Labs

Spending on salaries and wages grew from $73.7 the spending on traditional employee salaries and wages from 2010 to 2018. Data from the IRS shows that sole proprietor small businesses spent $69.2 billion on contract labor in 2018 (the most recent data available). 

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Is it ever OK to tell someone how much you make?

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Someone asked me the other day what my salary was. Years ago we were taught never to reveal our salary. I was so excited about getting a steady salary that I wrote the amount in my calendar on each payday. When my boss noticed what I had written, he took me aside and told me that I should never write my salary down for others to see. I think it is to the employer's benefit that we don't discuss salary. revealing your salary How much do you make?

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Ep 65. Talking Real Money on Heads Together with Bonnie Low-Kramen 12/1 21

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Hourly vs Salary? TALKING ABOUT REAL MONEY End of the year is bonus time. Or is it? December is the perfect time to talk about money and comp, especially in light of your 2021 achievements.

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The Real Reasons People Are Quitting by Bonnie Low-Kramen

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It costs a company 6-9 months of an employee’s annual salary to replace them. When she was hired, her manager said she would be on track for promotions and salary increases but in three years, she was overlooked numerous times.

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On the Job by Anita Bruzzese: Should You Tell How Much Money You Make?

On The Job

People have very strong opinions about whether its OK to talk about salaries, so when this survey from Glassdoor.com crossed my desk, I knew I had to explore it further. Its an interesting topic I explored for my recent Gannett column: The workplace has been turned upside down in the last year because of the recession, and it appears it has even changed our attitudes regarding an often taboo subject: talking about our salaries. And yes - people do talk about salary.

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Airbnb CEO Says Companies Are “At A Disadvantage” If They Oppose Remote Work

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The rental marketplace company revealed it would provide salaries for its Canada and US employees based on their roles, not their location.? . Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky recently made headlines after unveiling his company’s new hybrid work policy.

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Uh-Oh: You May Not Be Worth What You Thought

On The Job

According to a JobFox survey, some median annual salary ranges dropped $10,000, compared to a month ago. This helps set the groundwork for a salary bump before your annual review. If an employer isn't offering you the salary you desire, ask for training opportunities -- either in another department, or to attend an industry event where you'll not only learn something, but make valuable professional contacts.

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What Is Cryptocurrency’s Role In The Future Of Work?

Allwork

So too is the case with Bitwage , which is a payroll service allowing employers to pay workers in cryptocurrency – also, Bitwage offers its own employees a crypto salary. .

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How do you measure your career success?

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It could be that you define success as having a fantastic salary, amazing job title, or office all to yourself. There are so many events, webinars, publications, blogs out there that talk about career success for Assistants. Career success comes in many shapes and forms and, let’s face it, is an entirely personal definition. It […].

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8 Signs Your Company May Have Received Government Bailout Money

On The Job

When asked about salary transparency, the CFO laughs so hard he wets himself. Tags: bailout Tiger Woods salary transparency TARP cirque du soleil tom cruise katie holmes government bailout money There have been many requests for a piece of the bailout pie from lots of companies, including Hustler magazine and the guy from "Girls Gone Wild."

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The Workforce is on the Move…and so is Compensation

Bonnie Low-Krayman

employees will keep their current salaries if they relocate to a lower-cost zone. . Once remote roles are identified, it is critical to establish policy around the market data used to determine pay rates and salary structures for the organization. .

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I’ve Stared Into the Abyss…and Seen a Lot of My Friends

On The Job

And here's a press release from JobFox : "While the value of the dollar is shrinking, many job seekers - including in-demand technology specialists - must accept new positions at lower salaries than they did just a month ago." Tags: technology specialists recession proof jobs pay raise business outlook how can i AJR career Anita Bruzzese networking job outlook JobFox jobs salaries business If you’re not worried, you’re not paying attention. Bad times are here, folks.

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Don't Forget That Even in This Job Market, You Can Still Negotiate a Job Offer

On The Job

if you know from your research that the salary is not competitive. Tags: how to negotiate negotiate get more money negotiate with employer negotiate a salary career advice can i negotiate should i negotiate negotiate job offer Anita Bruzzese If you've ever been out of work, you know the feeling when the job offer finally comes. You want to scream, cry, kiss the feet of the hiring manager and dance in the streets.

The California Creative Economy

Small Business Labs

Key quote from the report: "In certain sectors, self-employment is more common than wage and salary employment. self-employed persons in Los Angeles County for every salaried worker. The communication arts also had a high number of self-employed workers relative to salaried employees: In 2015, there were 0.6 self-employed persons in Los Angeles County for every salaried employee."

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Why you need to use tech to help you with your business travel management

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And that in most companies, travel spend is often the second largest expenditure after salaries? Did you know that business travel is a $1.3 trillion dollar market? Business travel spend in general is massive, but it doesn’t stop there; the amount of time spent organising business travel is substantial too. We all know just how […].

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A True Partnership: Olympia Dukakis and Bonnie Low-Kramen

Bonnie Low-Krayman

This includes salary but also having the contents of a hotel mini-bar removed and some of the excess furniture too. Olympia Dukakis & Personal Asst. Bonnie Low-Kramen on the set of “Over the Hill” in Australia, 1991.

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The Gender Pay Gap Impacts 41% Of Women – Here’s How To Infuse Equity Into The Hiring Process

Allwork

We asked Lovell how company leaders can ensure they’re doing their part in closing the gender pay gap, and she said that most importantly, leaders should commit to a culture of salary transparency. .

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Top 10 Best Financial Resources for Women

Bonnie Low-Krayman

If you need help negotiating your new salary, read this article I wrote first. By Bonnie Low-Kramen. The pandemic has hit everyone hard and when it comes to finances, and it has hit women especially hard as many had to leave the workforce either temporarily or permanently.

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Why Offering A Pay Cut For Remote Work Is A Bad Idea

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For law firm Stephenson Harwood, employees can work from home if they please, but not before giving up 20% of their salary. Some companies are happily embracing remote work models, but with one small caveat — a pay cut. .

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Never Accept a Job Offer Without Doing These Things

On The Job

Are they offering you the salary you believe is fair? The reason I say this is because too many people take a salary offer personally. It makes much more sense to negotiate your salary when you're made the offer. Congratulations!

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How to Secure Sales Talent by Talking Compensation During Recruiting

Small Business CEO

In the past, companies would try to apply a lower compensation model for new or replacement roles by offering base salary plus variable commission. The post How to Secure Sales Talent by Talking Compensation During Recruiting appeared first on SMALL BUSINESS CEO.

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