What kind of wages would an Administrative Assistant expect to earn in LA?
Secretary/Admin Assistant/PA - whatever the job title is! Monthly or annual salary - I just need a general idea really of what I could earn doing this kind of work. Thanks
Asked By: BigSis - 7/20/2010
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It really depends on your expertise, experience, skills and duties. The pay can be anywhere from about $24,000 to $85,000+ a year in LA. But that $85,000+ is for a legal secretary at biglaw with a lot of experience and a college degree or two. Most legal secretaries at biglaw in LA earn between $40,000 and $70,000 a... More
Answered By: maliboo_girl - 7/20/2010
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Depends on your education background, experience and the type of company, financial firm or individual you would work for. A friend of mine started around $55,000 or so at a financial firm. After a few years and many raises, by the time she left that position, I think she was at around $75,000. A lot of those financial... More
Answered By: Gray Area - 7/20/2010
$50,000 to $55,000 PA max depending on your experience. As software profession with 4 to 6 years are getting only between $70,000 to $90,000 PA.
Answered By: david - 7/20/2010
That sounds pretty high. The ones I know who work for my friends as Admin Assistants make about $38K - $45K a year.
Answered By: Christine - 7/20/2010
I can't help with the salary range, but understand that unemployment is very high in the Los Angeles area. Jobs are almost non existent. If you're planning to come here DON'T come without a guaranteed job offer.
Answered By: Peedlepup - 7/20/2010
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