Construction Secretary Salary

Construction Secretaries in the United States are largely female. The average salary of the entire group is approximately $13.38 per hour. While some workers in this profession — approximately one-half — do not have any health coverage, a little over a half do receive medical benefits and approximately one-fourth have dental insurance. For the most part, Construction Secretaries enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction.

$13,695 - $50,050
(Median)
$14K
$30K
$50K
MEDIAN: $30,051
10%
50%
90%

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$9.78 - $19.15
(Median)
$9
$13
$19
MEDIAN: $13.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$13,695 - $50,050  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,991  
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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$20,040 - $43,266  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 24
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$9.78 - $19.15  
   
Overtime
$12.37 - $36.36  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,991  
   
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).
)
$20,040 - $43,266  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 87
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Job Description for Construction Secretary

  • Greet visitors and callers, route and resolve information requests.
  • Type correspondence, compile data for expense and statistical reports.
  • Schedule travel, appointments and meetings.
  • Coordinate space and office organization; maintaining paper and electronic files.

Common Career Paths for Construction Secretary


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Construction Secretaries who transition into an Office Manager role may receive large pay increases as the latter position pays an average $38K per year.

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Construction Secretaries report using a wide range of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Windows Operating System General Use, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Word are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 4 percent and 6 percent. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable. Aptitude in Microsoft Office tends to also indicate an understanding of Microsoft Word.

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Experience Affects Construction Secretary Salaries


National Average
$29,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Construction Secretary Salaries

Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

National Average
$29,000

Accounts Payable
up arrow 6%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 52% dental benefits Dental: 27%
vision benefits Vision: 20% employee benefits None: 48%
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