Original Article: New York Times
Kansas City, Kan. – Wednesday is Administrative Professionals Day® and administrative assistants and secretaries across the country are being delivered cards, flowers and treated to lunch in appreciation for the services they provide. In addition to the gestures bestowed on this increasingly valuable group of employees, many have also enjoyed increasing salaries over the past year. The Compdata Surveys 2012 BenchmarkPro survey results found executive assistants earn an average base salary of $54,500, up 5.6 percent from 2011.
Original Article: The Recruiters Lounge
Kansas City, Kan. – With the election just two weeks away and much emphasis being placed on the increasing wage gap between the upper and middle classes, executive pay is once again becoming a source of scrutiny for many Americans. Compdata Surveys' Executive Compensation 2012/2013 survey results reported chief executive officers earned an average base salary of $413,300 in 2012.
Original Article: Forbes
Original Article: TLNT.com
Kansas City, Kan. - According to the International Association of Administrative Professionals' Web site, April 25, 2012 marks the 60th anniversary of Administrative Professionals Day®. Salaries for administrative professionals remained stagnate between 2009 and 2010, as companies worked to regain financial stability following the recession. Now, many salaries appear to be on the rise. The 2011 BenchmarkPro survey results found executive assistants earn an average base rate of $51,600 per year. That's up from $50,200 in 2010.