AED 53,416
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

AED 5,896

Profit Sharing

AED 2,550

A Secretary earns an average salary of AED 54,851 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AED 27,545 - AED 119,269
AED 28K
AED 53K
AED 120K
MEDIAN: AED 53,416
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50%
90%
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Salary AED 27,545 - AED 119,269
Bonus AED 196 - AED 29,799
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 28,722 - AED 120,624
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 339

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$46K

$30,350

$31,689

$31,268

$41,438

$22,636

$39,684

$20,565

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 215 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 66,000 based on 106 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 54,114

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
79 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Secretary Salaries

▲127%

▲58%

▲22%

National Average
AED 54,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Secretary Salaries


National Average
AED 54,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 14%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 23%