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Personal Assistant Average Salary in Luxembourg 2022

How much money does a Personal Assistant make in Luxembourg?

Average Monthly Salary
2,610 EUR
( 31,400 EUR yearly)


A person working as a Personal Assistant in Luxembourg typically earns around 2,610 EUR per month. Salaries range from 1,200 EUR (lowest) to 4,160 EUR (highest).

This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Personal Assistant salaries vary drastically based on experience, skills, gender, or location. Below you will find a detailed breakdown based on many different criteria.

Personal Assistant Salary Distribution in Luxembourg

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The median, the maximum, the minimum, and the range

  • Salary Range

    Personal Assistant salaries in Luxembourg range from 1,200 EUR per month (minimum salary) to 4,160 EUR per month (maximum salary).

  • Median Salary

    The median salary is 2,820 EUR per month, which means that half (50%) of people working as Personal Assistant(s) are earning less than 2,820 EUR while the other half are earning more than 2,820 EUR. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.

  • Percentiles

    Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of Personal Assistant(s) are earning less than 1,810 EUR while 75% of them are earning more than 1,810 EUR. Also from the diagram, 75% of Personal Assistant(s) are earning less than 3,770 EUR while 25% are earning more than 3,770 EUR.

What is the difference between the median and the average salary?

Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plenty of room for improvement. If your wage is between the average and the median, then things can be a bit complicated. We wrote a guide to explain all about the different scenarios. How to compare your salary

Personal Assistant Salary Comparison by Years of Experience

How does experience and age affect your pay?

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The experience level is the most important factor in determining the salary. Naturally the more years of experience the higher your wage. We broke down Personal Assistant salaries by experience level and this is what we found.

A Personal Assistant with less than two years of experience makes approximately 1,360 EUR per month.

While someone with an experience level between two and five years is expected to earn 1,820 EUR per month, 34% more than someone with less than two year's experience.

Moving forward, an experience level between five and ten years lands a salary of 2,690 EUR per month, 48% more than someone with two to five years of experience.

On average, a person's salary doubles their starting salary by the time they cross the 10 years* experience mark.
* Based on the average change in salary over time. Salary variations differ from person to person.

Additionally, Personal Assistant(s) whose expertise span anywhere between ten and fifteen years get a salary equivalent to 3,290 EUR per month, 22% more than someone with five to ten years of experience.

If the experience level is between fifteen and twenty years, then the expected wage is 3,580 EUR per month, 9% more than someone with ten to fifteen years of experience.

Lastly, employees with more than twenty years of professional experience get a salary of 3,880 EUR per month, 8% more than people with fifteen to twenty years of experience.

Personal Assistant average salary change by experience in Luxembourg

0 - 2 Years
1,360 EUR
2 - 5 Years+34%
1,820 EUR
5 - 10 Years+48%
2,690 EUR
10 - 15 Years+22%
3,290 EUR
15 - 20 Years+9%
3,580 EUR
20+ Years+8%
3,880 EUR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Typical Salary Progress for Most Careers

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Personal Assistant Salary Comparison By Education

How do education levels affect salaries?

Displayed below is the average salary difference between different Personal Assistant(s) who have the same experience but different education levels.

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We all know that higher education equals a bigger salary, but how much more money can a degree add to your income? We broke down Personal Assistant salaries by education level in order to make a comparison.

When the education level is High School, the average salary of a Personal Assistant is 1,560 EUR per month.

While someone with a Certificate or Diploma gets a salary of 2,440 EUR per month, 57% more than someone having a High School degree.

A Bachelor's Degree gets its holder an average salary of 4,100 EUR per month, 68% more than someone with a Certificate or Diploma.

Personal Assistant average salary difference by education level in Luxembourg

High School
1,560 EUR
Certificate or Diploma+57%
2,440 EUR
Bachelor's Degree+68%
4,100 EUR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Typical Salary Difference by Education for Most Careers

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Personal Assistant Salary Comparison By Gender

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Though gender should not have an effect on pay, in reality, it does. So who gets paid more: men or women? Male Personal Assistant employees in Luxembourg earn 5% less than their female counterparts on average.

2,550 EUR
2,680 EUR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

Salary Comparison By Gender in Luxembourg for all Careers

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Personal Assistant Average Annual Salary Increment Percentage in Luxembourg

How much are annual salary increments in Luxembourg for Personal Assistant(s)? How often do employees get salary raises?

Personal Assistant

Personal Assistant(s) in Luxembourg are likely to observe a salary increase of approximately 8% every 19 months. The national average annual increment for all professions combined is 8% granted to employees every 17 months.

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The figures provided here are averages of numbers. Those figures should be taken as general guidelines. Salary increments will vary from person to person and depend on many factors, but your performance and contribution to the success of the organization remain the most important factors in determining how much and how often you will be granted a raise.

Luxembourg / All Professions

The term 'Annual Salary Increase' usually refers to the increase in 12 calendar month period, but because it is rarely that people get their salaries reviewed exactly on the one year mark, it is more meaningful to know the frequency and the rate at the time of the increase.

How to calculate the salary increment percentage?

The annual salary Increase in a calendar year (12 months) can be easily calculated as follows: Annual Salary Increase = Increase Rate x 12 ÷ Increase Frequency

The average salary increase in one year (12 months) in Luxembourg is 6%.

Annual Increment Rate By Industry 2021

Information Technology

Listed above are the average annual increase rates for each industry in Luxembourg for the year 2021. Companies within thriving industries tend to provide higher and more frequent raises. Exceptions do exist, but generally speaking, the situation of any company is closely related to the economic situation in the country or region. These figures tend to change frequently.

Worldwide Salary Raises: All Countries and All Jobs

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Personal Assistant Bonus and Incentive Rates in Luxembourg

How much and how often are bonuses being awarded?Annual Salary Bonus Rate Luxembourg Personal Assistant
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A Personal Assistant is considered to be a low bonus-based job due to the generally limited involvement in direct revenue generation, with exceptions of course. The people who get the highest bonuses are usually somehow involved in the revenue generation cycle.

67% of surveyed staff reported that they haven't received any bonuses or incentives in the previous year while 33% said that they received at least one form of monetary bonus.

Those who got bonuses reported rates ranging from 0% to 4% of their annual salary.

Received Bonus
No Bonus

Types of Bonuses Considered

Individual Performance-Based Bonuses

The most standard form of bonus where the employee is awarded based on their exceptional performance.

Company Performance Bonuses

Occasionally, some companies like to celebrate excess earnings and profits with their staff collectively in the form of bonuses that are granted to everyone. The amount of the bonus will probably be different from person to person depending on their role within the organization.

Goal-Based Bonuses

Granted upon achieving an important goal or milestone.

Holiday / End of Year Bonuses

These types of bonuses are given without a reason and usually resemble an appreciation token.

Bonuses Are Not Commissions!

People tend to confuse bonuses with commissions. A commission is a prefixed rate at which someone gets paid for items sold or deals completed while a bonus is in most cases arbitrary and unplanned.

What makes a position worthy of good bonuses and a high salary?

The main two types of jobs

Revenue GeneratorsSupporting Cast

Employees that are directly involved in generating revenue or profit for the organization. Their field of expertise usually matches the type of business.

Employees that support and facilitate the work of revenue generators. Their expertise is usually different from that of the core business operations.

A graphics designer working for a graphics designing company.

A graphic designer in the marketing department of a hospital.

Revenue generators usually get more and higher bonuses, higher salaries, and more frequent salary increments. The reason is quite simple: it is easier to quantify your value to the company in monetary terms when you participate in revenue generation.

Try to work for companies where your skills can generate revenue. We can't all generate revenue and that's perfectly fine.

Bonus Comparison by Seniority Level

Top management personnel and senior employees naturally exhibit higher bonus rates and frequencies than juniors. This is very predictable due to the inherent responsibilities of being higher in the hierarchy. People in top positions can easily get double or triple bonus rates than employees down the pyramid.

Personal Assistant Average Hourly Wage in Luxembourg

15 EUR per hour

The average hourly wage (pay per hour) in Luxembourg is 15 EUR. This means that the average Personal Assistant in Luxembourg earns approximately 15 EUR for every worked hour.

Hourly Wage = Annual Salary ÷ ( 52 x 5 x 8 )

The hourly wage is the salary paid in one worked hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and the annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximations and are considered to be the standard. One major difference between salaried employees and hourly paid employees is overtime eligibility. Salaried employees are usually exempt from overtime as opposed to hourly paid staff.

Personal Assistant VS Other Jobs

Salary Comparison Between Personal Assistant and Administration / Reception / Secretarial monthly Luxembourg
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The average salary for Personal Assistant is 10% less than that of Administration / Reception / Secretarial. Also, Administration / Reception / Secretarial salaries are 41% less than those of All Jobs.

Salary comparison with similar jobs

Job TitleAverage Salary
Accreditation Specialist5,700 EUR+120%
Administrative Aide2,000 EUR-23%
Administrative Analyst3,840 EUR+47%
Administrative Assistant2,560 EUR-2%
Administrative Associate2,430 EUR-7%
Administrative Manager3,980 EUR+52%
Administrative Receptionist2,340 EUR-10%
Board Secretary2,300 EUR-12%
Central Office Operator2,560 EUR-2%
Clerk1,770 EUR-32%
Commercial Administrator3,530 EUR+35%
Commissions Processor3,110 EUR+19%
Conveyancing Secretary2,140 EUR-18%
Document Controller2,180 EUR-17%
Document Management Specialist3,110 EUR+19%
Executive Assistant2,710 EUR+4%
Executive Personal Assistant3,060 EUR+17%
Executive Secretary2,630 EUR+1%
Front Desk Attendant2,480 EUR-5%
Front Desk Coordinator2,930 EUR+12%
Front Desk Manager3,740 EUR+43%
Group Services Manager6,650 EUR+150%
Head Receptionist2,850 EUR+9%
Key Account Assistant3,000 EUR+15%
Keyboard and Data Entry Operator1,610 EUR-38%
Leasing Administrator2,990 EUR+14%
Legal Secretary2,630 EUR+1%
Librarian3,050 EUR+17%
Mailroom Manager2,810 EUR+7%
Management Support Secretary2,610 EUR-0%
Master Programme Coordinator5,000 EUR+91%
Medical Receptionist2,570 EUR-2%
Meeting and Event Assistant2,920 EUR+12%
Meeting and Event Manager5,910 EUR+130%
Night Manager3,750 EUR+43%
Office Administrator3,840 EUR+47%
Office Assistant1,730 EUR-34%
Office Manager4,350 EUR+66%
Office Services Coordinator3,290 EUR+26%
Operations Analyst5,380 EUR+110%
Operations Manager6,840 EUR+160%
Personal Assistant2,610 EUR-0%
Planning Assistant2,850 EUR+9%
Process Expert3,880 EUR+48%
Program Coordinator3,470 EUR+33%
Programme Assistant3,230 EUR+24%
Project Administrator4,250 EUR+63%
Project Coordinator5,630 EUR+120%
Reception Team Lead3,310 EUR+27%
Receptionist2,340 EUR-10%
Records Officer2,050 EUR-22%
Schedule Officer1,770 EUR-32%
School Secretary2,460 EUR-6%
Secretary2,250 EUR-14%
Switchboard Operator2,000 EUR-23%
Technical Program Manager5,560 EUR+110%
Technical Project Manager5,920 EUR+130%
Typist1,950 EUR-25%
Wayleave Officer1,720 EUR-34%

Government vs Private Sector Salary Comparison

Where can you get paid more, working for a private company or for the government? Public sector employees in Luxembourg earn 6% more than their private sector counterparts on average across all sectors.

Private Sector
4,780 EUR
Public Sector+6%
5,070 EUR
Percentage increase and decrease are relative to the previous value

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