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Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants

in Massachusetts

Provide high-level administrative support by conducting research, preparing statistical reports, handling information requests, and performing clerical functions such as preparing correspondence, receiving visitors, arranging conference calls, and scheduling meetings. May also train and supervise lower-level clerical staff. Excludes "Secretaries" (43-6012 through 43-6014).

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
436011  Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants 26,981 24,945 -2,036 -7.55 % 284 284 High school diploma or equivalent 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Projection Table Definitions and Notes
Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Educational Services    4,920  18 % 4,610  18 % -310  -6 % $57,140
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    3,720  14 % 3,420  14 % -300  -8 % $67,330
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    3,720  14 % 3,420  14 % -300  -8 % $67,330
Finance and Insurance    3,100  11 % 2,860  11 % -240  -8 % $65,150
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    1,570  6 % 1,510  6 % -60  -4 % $56,620
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    1,550  6 % 1,330  5 % -220  -14 % $60,960
Administrative and Support Services    1,510  6 % 1,450  6 % -60  -4 % $56,660
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investm    1,480  5 % 1,350  5 % -130  -8 % $68,040
Management of Companies and Enterprises    1,210  4 % 1,090  4 % -120  -9 % $64,020
Management of Companies and Enterprises    1,210  4 % 1,090  4 % -120  -9 % $64,020
Wholesale Trade    1,100  4 % 990  4 % -110  -10 % $58,150
Ambulatory Health Care Services    1,000  4 % 1,050  4 % 50  5 % $52,510
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities    990  4 % 910  4 % -80  -8 % $64,310
Social Assistance    860  3 % 860  3 % 0  0 % $48,030
Other Services (except Government)    720  3 % 670  3 % -50  -7 % $55,610
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing    630  2 % 570  2 % -60  -10 % $59,600
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities    600  2 % 560  2 % -40  -6 % $60,570
Real Estate    580  2 % 520  2 % -60  -10 % $59,400
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers    490  2 % 460  2 % -30  -7 % $61,250
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods    320  1 % 290  1 % -30  -10 % $60,970
Specialty Trade Contractors    320  1 % 290  1 % -30  -8 % $55,610
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation    290  1 % 260  1 % -30  -8 % $46,200
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods    280  1 % 250  1 % -30  -14 % $55,790
Chemical Manufacturing    190  1 % 170  1 % -20  -10 % $60,130
Accommodation and Food Services    180  1 % 160  1 % -20  -7 % $51,480
Miscellaneous Manufacturing    160  1 % 130  1 % -30  -17 % $61,810
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries    120  0 % 110  0 % -10  -8 % $43,280
Accommodation, including Hotels and Motels    110  0 % 100  0 % -10  -7 % $56,790
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