C$68,608
Avg. Salary
C$26.70
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Corporate Secretary is C$26.70 per hour.

The average pay for a Corporate Secretary is C$68,608 per year.

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C$15.83
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C$26.70
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C$69.44
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MEDIAN C$26.70
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C$44k
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C$69k
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C$108k
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MEDIAN C$68,608
C$43,561 - C$107,579
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C$69K
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MEDIAN: C$68,608
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MEDIAN: C$26.70
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C$0C$117K
Salary C$43,561 - C$107,579
Bonus C$1,495 - C$77,566
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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C$42,028 - C$117,010
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 89
Hourly Data C$0C$69
Hourly Rate C$15.83 - C$69.44
Annual Data C$0C$117K
Bonus C$1,495 - C$77,566
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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C$42,028 - C$117,010
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

Job Description for Corporate Secretary

Corporate secretaries oversee regulatory responsibilities of corporations. This involves assisting the board of directors in understanding and meeting all applicable regulatory issues, ensuring the corporation operates within the bounds of the law. Corporate secretaries are ultimately responsible for the legal filings of corporations, such as disclosures to shareholders, annual and quarterly earnings and account information, and tax obligations. They consult with board members and make recommendations regarding policies necessary to meet corporate responsibilities. They may (along with their staff) organize board meetings, set agendas, and review materials for accuracy before distribution to the board.

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Corporate Secretary Tasks
  • Maintain attorney or lawyer calendars, corporate minute books and time entry, transactional documents, and contacts.
  • Coordinate meetings and make travel arrangements.
  • Proofread, prepare, and file documentation.

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Pay by Experience Level for Corporate Secretary

Pay by Experience for a Corporate Secretary has a positive trend. An entry-level Corporate Secretary with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$55,000 based on 25 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Corporate Secretary with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$67,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Corporate Secretary which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$74,000 based on 21 salaries. A Corporate Secretary with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$86,000 based on 16 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

37%

33%

3%

1%

National Average: C$67,831

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

Corporate Secretary Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Corporate Secretary?

Corporate Secretary in Vancouver:
"It's beautiful here."
Pros: The weather
Cons: its expensive

Corporate Secretary in Calgary:
"Experienced Professional Corporate Secretary."
Pros: Working with the Board of Directors and completing tasks in an efficient and timely manner.
Cons: Working 24/7.

Corporate Secretary in Victoria:
"Work Flexibility"
Pros: flex hrs, wkg with senior staff
Cons: taking minutes

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Key Stats for Corporate Secretary

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
21%

Experience Affects Corporate Secretary Salaries

▲26%

▲8%

National Average
C$68,000

▼1%

▼19%

Skills That Affect Corporate Secretary Salaries



▲25%


National Average
C$68,000


Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 19%