Average Senior Secretary Hourly Pay

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The average hourly pay for a Senior Secretary is $17.06.
MEDIAN $17.06
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $24
$352 - $6,082
Total Pay
$26,990 - $57,557

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Job Description for Senior Secretary

Senior Secretary Tasks
  • Receive and direct telephone calls or visitors.
  • Maintain office records.
  • Provide follow-up on requests for information.
  • Respond to non-technical requests for information such as status of reports.

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Senior Secretary
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Popular Skills for Senior Secretary

Skills in Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel and Office Administration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Scheduling and Microsoft Outlook.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Secretary

An early career Senior Secretary with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.52 based on 48 salaries. A mid-career Senior Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.11 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Senior Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.60 based on 72 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
Employees with Senior Secretary in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 40.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (13.8% more) and Chicago, Illinois (10.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (3.3% less) and Houston, Texas (1.9% less).

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