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Executive Assistant Salary
in Atlanta, Georgia

$68,193 (USD)

Average Salary

$33/hr

Average Hourly

$1,664

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Executive Assistant is $68,193 a year and $33 an hour in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. The average salary range for an Executive Assistant is between $48,839 and $84,151. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Executive Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Supports executive in staff capacity by handling a wide variety of situations involving the administrative functions of the office that cannot be brought to the attention of the executive.
  • Advises individuals inside and outside the organization on the executive views on major policies or current issues facing the organization.
  • Contacts or replies to contacts from high ranking individuals who may be from large national or international firms and may involve unique situations, and each contact must be handled differently, using judgment and discretion.
Executive Assistant Job Prevalence in Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Job family: Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants

Job family population: 596,080

Estimated population of Executive Assistant jobs: 14,181

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$79,054
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Atlanta, Georgia

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Description: Atlanta () is the capital and most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia. With an estimated 2018 population of 498,044, it is also the 37th most-populous city in the United States. The city serves as the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5.9 million people and the ninth-largest metropolitan area in the nation. Atlanta is the seat of Fulton County, the most populous county in Georgia. Portions of the city extend eastward into neighboring DeKalb County. Atlanta was originally founded as the terminating stop of a major state-sponsored railroad. With rapid expansion, however...

Executive Assistant Job Listings for Atlanta, Georgia

Executive Assistant Administrative Assistant to President
Jul 19
Atlanta, GA, USA
Atlanta Life Insurance Company
This position provides administrative and secretarial support to the President & CEO and Board of ... Identify and assist in planning for the acquisition of supplies, equipment, facilities and services ...
Executive Assistant
Jul 9
Atlanta, GA, USA
Focus
Executive Assistant Requirements: * 5-7 + years experience working for a C-level executive * Excellent verbal and written communication skills * Solid experience with Microsoft Office (Google Suite ...
Executive Assistant
Jul 18
Norcross, GA, USA
Quest Group Executive Search & Staffing Solutions
Quest Group has partnered with a globally known organization near Norcross, GA that is on the search for an Executive Assistant for the top executives! They are ideally looking for someone with ...
Executive Assistant
Jun 19
Atlanta, GA, USA
Reliant Technology
Executive Assistant Wanted: Executive Assistant, with a knack for organization, details and a bit of variety. Reliant is currently searching for a special person who can assist our executive team ...
Executive Assistant
Jul 14
Roswell, GA, USA
Atlantic Pacific Equipment, ATPAC
Provide executive assistant support to the Company's Chief Financial Officer ("CFO") and to the Company's Chief Operating Officer ("COO"), including: e-mail, calendar, travel and event planning ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Executive Assistant is $68,193 a year and $33 an hour in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. The average salary range for an Executive Assistant is between $48,839 and $84,151. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Executive Assistant. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Executive Assistant Job Listings for Atlanta, Georgia

Executive Assistant Administrative Assistant to President
Jul 19
Atlanta, GA, USA
Atlanta Life Insurance Company
This position provides administrative and secretarial support to the President & CEO and Board of ... Identify and assist in planning for the acquisition of supplies, equipment, facilities and services ...
Executive Assistant
Jul 9
Atlanta, GA, USA
Focus
Executive Assistant Requirements: * 5-7 + years experience working for a C-level executive * Excellent verbal and written communication skills * Solid experience with Microsoft Office (Google Suite ...
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