The average salary for a Senior Secretary in South Africa is R226,800.
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Job Description for Senior Secretary
Senior secretaries go by a number of different job titles depending on their employers; these include executive secretary, administrative assistant, and executive administrative assistant. Regardless of the title, these individuals perform a similar role, helping businesses run efficiently by performing a number of administrative tasks. Senior secretaries usually make more judgments about administrative tasks than their junior counterparts, such as decision-making about incoming requests and oth…Read more
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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Popular Skills for Senior Secretary
Skills in Microsoft Excel and Executive Support are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Typing, Office Administration and Microsoft Office.
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 R161,999 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Senior Secretary with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R216,140 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Senior Secretary with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R269,415 based on 27 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R274,390.
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