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Virtual Assistant Overview

Job Description

Virtual Assistants perform various administrative tasks from a remote location. They manage scheduling, communications, file organization, and other support functions, often customizing their services to client needs.

Most Common Skills

Google, Canva, and Microsoft Excel - For more data, check Virtual Assistant skills.

Average Hourly Rate

$21 - This number comes from our open-source Virtual Assistant hourly rates database.

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Fun Facts

  • Virtual Assistants often use advanced AI technologies, but human virtual assistants have been providing remote support since the early 2000s.
  • Virtual Assistants can be found across various industries, providing support ranging from administrative tasks to creative design and technical support.
  • The demand for Virtual Assistants grew significantly with the increase in remote working trends, making them an integral part of modern business operations.


  • Virtual collaboration is the glue of the global economy. - Tsedal Neeley
  • The future of business is virtual, flexible, and remote. - Various Industry Experts
  • Outsource what you're not good at to focus on building your strengths. - Virtual Assistant mantra

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