Secretary in New York Salary

Secretaries in New York, N.Y. are not likely to strike it rich; they only make around $41K annually on average. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Although just under a half have medical coverage and over a third have dental coverage, slightly more than half claim no health benefits at all. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$24,161 - $69,404
$24K
$41K
$69K
MEDIAN: $40,958
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$9.64 - $21.74
$9
$14
$22
MEDIAN: $14.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$0$69K
Salary $24,161 - $69,404
Bonus $750
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).
)
$20,546 - $52,788
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 36
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $9.64 - $21.74
Overtime $25.25
Annual Data $0$52K
Bonus $750
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).
)
$20,546 - $52,788
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 27

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
New York, NY:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York, NY:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
4.7%

Secretary Job Listings

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 $31,000 based on 37 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 $37,000 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Secretary which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 17 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 $45,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Secretary

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
10%
ADVERTISEMENT
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Secretary Salaries

Late-Career
▲20%

▲10%

National Average
$37,000

▼2%

▼18%

Skills That Affect Secretary Salaries

Office Management
▲4%

Payroll Administration
▲2%

National Average
$37,000


Bookkeeping
▼11%

▼14%


Customer Relations
▼16%

▼17%


▼18%

▼20%

Scheduling
▼20%



▼37%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 46%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
no benefits
None: 54%
ADVERTISEMENT