A Secretary earns an average salary of AED 55,186 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AED 29,280 - AED 120,857
AED 29K
AED 55K
AED 120K
MEDIAN: AED 55,186
10%
50%
90%
AED 0AED 123K
Salary AED 29,280 - AED 120,857
Bonus AED 497 - AED 24,161
Profit Sharing AED 2,550
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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AED 29,379 - AED 123,146
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 341

Job Description for Secretary

Secretaries fulfill one of the most important positions in the office environment. While the word "secretary" is a generalized term, secretaries' responsibilities range from the mundane to the crucial. They are the gate keepers of must businesses because they serve as one of the first points of contact between a customer or client and the company.

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Secretary Tasks

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

Secretary Pay By Employer

$0$45K

$29,120

$31,689

$31,268

$41,438

$39,046

$20,625

$22,636

$42,902

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 AED 47,000 based on 213 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 AED 67,000 based on 107 salaries. An experienced Secretary which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AED 85,000 based on 62 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 AED 123,000 based on 15 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 55,944

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Secretary Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Secretary?

Secretary in Dubai:
"Good."
Pros: It always keeps me on my toes.
Cons: Position title.

Secretary in Abu Dhabi:
"Must Know How To Multitask And Care For Confidentiality."
Pros: I can make some decisions and I am the one directly reporting to the manager.
Cons: Making coffee.

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Key Stats for Secretary

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Secretary Salaries

▲120%

▲53%

▲20%

National Average
AED 56,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Secretary Salaries

National Average
AED 56,000



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 22%