A Secretary earns an average wage of C$15.66 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Scheduling and Filing.

C$22,189 - C$50,803
C$22K
C$35K
C$51K
MEDIAN: C$34,926
10%
50%
90%
C$12.06 - C$22.64
C$12
C$16
C$23
MEDIAN: C$16.18
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$50K
Salary C$22,189 - C$50,803
Bonus C$197.27 - C$2,534
Profit Sharing C$2,250
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$24,635 - C$48,840
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 90
Hourly Data C$0C$30
Hourly Rate C$12.06 - C$22.64
Overtime C$27.47
Annual Data C$0C$48K
Bonus C$197.27 - C$2,534
Profit Sharing C$2,250
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$24,635 - C$48,840
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 199

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Pay by Experience Level for Secretary

Pay by Experience for a Secretary has a positive trend. An entry-level Secretary with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$30,000 based on 146 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Secretary with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$33,000 based on 87 salaries. An experienced Secretary which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$37,000 based on 87 salaries. A Secretary with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$42,000 based on 44 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$34,081

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Secretary Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Secretary?

Secretary in Montréal:
"A fruitful journey."
Pros: Serving people, updated in government rules and regulations.
Cons: Stressful, unwanted follow-ups and inquiries.

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Key Stats for Secretary

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Secretary Salaries

▲22%

▲8%

National Average
C$34,000

▼3%

▼11%

Skills That Affect Secretary Salaries

Scheduling
▲25%

Filing
▲18%

Typing
▲8%

Organizing
▲4%

National Average
C$34,000


Payroll Administration
▼2%


▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 46%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 53%
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