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$24,191 - C$50,424
C$24K
C$36K
C$50K
MEDIAN: C$35,895
10%
50%
90%

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C$11.95 - C$22.96
C$12
C$16
C$23
MEDIAN: C$15.96
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$17KC$34KC$51K
Salary
C$24,191 - C$50,424  
   
Bonus
C$197.97 - C$2,525  
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$24,737 - C$49,193  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 92
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$11C$22C$33
Hourly Rate
C$11.95 - C$22.96  
   
Overtime
C$27.47  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$22KC$44KC$66K
Bonus
C$197.97 - C$2,525  
   
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$24,737 - C$49,193  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 199

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Popular Skills for Secretary

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 $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 $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 $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 $42,000 based on 44 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$34,132

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Key Stats for Secretary

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
15%
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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
▲7%

Organizing
▲4%

National Average
C$34,000


Payroll Administration
▼2%


▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

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