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Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistant

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).

Occupation Projection for Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistant

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
436011  Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistant 22,370 18,233 -4,137 -18.49 % 1,094 1,064 -414 1,744 High school diploma or equivalent 

Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistant Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    3,580  16 % 3,060  17 % -520  -15 % $64,740
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    3,580  16 % 3,060  17 % -520  -15 % $64,740
Educational Services    3,550  16 % 3,030  17 % -520  -15 % $57,790
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investm    1,660  7 % 1,260  7 % -400  -24 % $62,760
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities    1,070  5 % 860  5 % -210  -19 % $63,960
Management of Companies and Enterprises    990  4 % 790  4 % -200  -19 % $66,340
Management of Companies and Enterprises    990  4 % 790  4 % -200  -19 % $66,340
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    780  4 % 620  3 % -160  -21 % $63,940
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    770  3 % 640  4 % -130  -17 % $56,350
Administrative and Support Services    740  3 % 610  3 % -130  -17 % $56,390
Other Services (except Government)    620  3 % 500  3 % -120  -19 % $51,440
Social Assistance    510  2 % 410  2 % -100  -19 % $48,510
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Org    510  2 % 410  2 % -100  -20 % $52,320
Wholesale Trade    450  2 % 350  2 % -100  -21 % $58,850
Publishing Industries (except Internet)    280  1 % 200  1 % -80  -28 % $58,770
Chemical Manufacturing    280  1 % 210  1 % -70  -23 % $62,110
Specialty Trade Contractors    250  1 % 220  1 % -30  -15 % $56,590
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities    210  1 % 180  1 % -30  -15 % $49,460
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation    180  1 % 140  1 % -40  -18 % $57,000
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing    140  1 % 110  1 % -30  -24 % $59,710
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