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Assistant Corporate Secretary Salary

Assistant Corporate Secretaries in the United States are often veterans in their line of work, with roughly one-half bringing more than 10 years of experience to the table. Salaries slide in at $68K per year on average but can range from $33K to $113K per year. Residence and career length each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Assistant Corporate Secretaries. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and most earn dental coverage. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$45,586 - $101,158
(Median)
$46K
$68K
$100K
MEDIAN: $67,552
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$9.68 - $39.73
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$9
$18
$40
MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$45,586 - $101,158  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,893  
Profit Sharing
$2,916 - $4,069  
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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$32,550 - $112,607  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 99
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$9.68 - $39.73  
   
Overtime
$22.27 - $60.13  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,893  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,916 - $4,069  
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).
)
$32,550 - $112,607  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 28

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Job Description for Assistant Corporate Secretary

A corporate secretary is a person who works alongside a corporate board of directors without actually being part of the board. The assistant corporate secretary assists this person and helps them with their multitude of duties. Generally, the assistant corporate secretary takes the minutes at all board and upper executive meetings; beyond that, however, the corporate secretary has numerous duties which involve translating board decisions into management actions, and the assistant works alongside to help.

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Assistant Corporate Secretary Tasks

  • Direct and coordinate law office activity, including delivery of subpoenas.
  • Gather and analyze research data, such as statutes, decisions and legal articles, codes and documents.
  • Investigate facts and law of cases to determine causes of action and to prepare cases.
  • Call upon witnesses to testify at hearing.
  • Assist attorneys in collecting employment, medical and other records.

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Pay by Experience Level for Assistant Corporate Secretary

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Assistant Corporate Secretaries who reported more years of relevant experience also reported higher earnings. The average beginner in this position makes around $55K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $68K. On average, Assistant Corporate Secretaries make $78K following one to two decades on the job. Respondents who claim more than 20 years of experience may encounter pay that doesn't quite reflect their extensive experience; these veterans report a median income of around $84K.

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Experience Affects Assistant Corporate Secretary Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 30%

Experienced
up arrow 21%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$65,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 9%