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Personal Assistant

Kaiāwhina Whaiaro

This job is sometimes referred to by alternative titles

Personal assistants provide administrative, secretarial, and general support to senior managers. They may also be responsible for budgets and financial planning.

Pay

Personal assistants usually earn

$48K-$65K per year

Executive assistants usually earn

$50K-$90K per year

Source: Hays Recruitment, 'The 2015 Hays Salary Guide', 2015.

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a personal assistant are poor for those looking to enter the role, but good for those with experience.
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Personal assistants provide administrative, secretarial, and general support to senior managers

Last updated 16 June 2017