The average hourly pay for a School Secretary with Customer Service skills is $13.91.
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$275 - $4,000
$20,470 - $41,836
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Job Description for School Secretary
A school secretary should possess a variety of skills and abilities, including good oral and written communication skills, proper telephone etiquette, the ability to handle a multiline phone system, strong organization skills, a methodical work approach, the ability to work under pressure. He or she should have competency in using a variety of office equipment and computer programs, including printers, photocopiers, word processing, spreadsheets, and proprietary software. He or she should also h…Read more
School 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.
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Popular Skills for School Secretary
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Office Administration and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Typing.
Pay by Experience Level for School Secretary
An entry-level School Secretary with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.17 based on 23 salaries. An early career School Secretary with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.87 based on 210 salaries. A mid-career School Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.22 based on 114 salaries. An experienced School Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.72 based on 174 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $15.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Las Cruces, New Mexico (14.3% less) and Grand Rapids, Michigan (8.3% less).
Years of Experience
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