Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants

3.5/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
72%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
-20.2%
by 2031
WAGES
$62,060
or $29.83 hourly
VOLUME
466,910
as of 2021

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 72% (Robots are watching)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Assisting and Caring for Others
Social Perceptiveness
Negotiation
Originality
Key
very important
quite important
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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants' job openings is expected to decline by -20.2% by 2031
'Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants' is expected to be a very slow growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031.
Updated projections are due Sep 2023.

What are the median wages for 'Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants' in the United States?

In 2021 the median annual wage for 'Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants' was $62,060, or $29.83 hourly
'Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants' are paid 35.6% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $45,760
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as executive secretaries and executive administrative assistants?

As of 2021 there were 466,910 people employed as Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants within the United States.
This represents around 0.33% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 301 people are employed as Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants.

Job description

Provide high-level administrative support by conducting research, preparing statistical reports, and handling information requests, as well as performing routine administrative functions such as preparing correspondence, receiving visitors, arranging conference calls, and scheduling meetings. May also train and supervise lower-level clerical staff.

SOC Code: 43-6011.00

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RMP (Highly likely) says
I am observing lots of Exec Admin losing their Jobs.
Aug 03, 2019 at 07:14 PM

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