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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
2018
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 % $67,460
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services    3,580  16 % 3,060  17 % -520  -15 % $67,460
Educational Services    3,550  16 % 3,030  17 % -520  -15 % $59,930
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investm    1,660  7 % 1,260  7 % -400  -24 % $63,900
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities    1,070  5 % 860  5 % -210  -19 % $61,330
Management of Companies and Enterprises    990  4 % 790  4 % -200  -19 % $71,910
Management of Companies and Enterprises    990  4 % 790  4 % -200  -19 % $71,910
State Government, Excluding Education and Hospitals    780  4 % 620  3 % -160  -21 % $67,680
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediat    770  3 % 640  4 % -130  -17 % $54,530
Administrative and Support Services    740  3 % 610  3 % -130  -17 % $54,770
Other Services (except Government)    620  3 % 500  3 % -120  -19 % $53,360
Social Assistance    510  2 % 410  2 % -100  -19 % $46,730
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Org    510  2 % 410  2 % -100  -20 % $53,620
Wholesale Trade    450  2 % 350  2 % -100  -21 % $60,980
Chemical Manufacturing    280  1 % 210  1 % -70  -23 % $64,940
Publishing Industries (except Internet)    280  1 % 200  1 % -80  -28 % $63,350
Specialty Trade Contractors    250  1 % 220  1 % -30  -15 % $58,780
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities    210  1 % 180  1 % -30  -15 % $48,990
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation    180  1 % 140  1 % -40  -18 % $55,940
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing    140  1 % 110  1 % -30  -24 % $63,080
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