A Personal Assistant is a very trusted member of a household staff and handles all confidential day-to-day responsibilities. This position requires a close, one-on-one relationship with his or her employer.

Duties can include keeping track of agendas, arranging for reservations, planning events, making travel arrangements and developing itineraries, shopping, running errands, secretarial responsibilities and any other personal requests.

Annual salary range: $50,000 to $130,000+