The average hourly pay for a School Secretary with Typing skills is $13.71.
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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
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Skills in Office Administration, Microsoft Office and Customer Service are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Relations and Microsoft Excel.
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 $12.19 based on 75 salaries. An early career School Secretary with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.13 based on 184 salaries. A mid-career School Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.83 based on 121 salaries. An experienced School Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.52 based on 140 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $15.
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