How much does a School Secretary make in the United States? The average School Secretary salary in the United States is $36,744 as of October 27, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $32,497 and $41,879. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $32,497 10% $28,631 90% $46,554 75% $41,879 $36,744 50%(Median)
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What is a School Secretary ?

A secretary, administrative professional, or personal assistant is a person whose work consists of supporting management, including executives, using a variety of project management, communication, or organizational skills. However this role should not be confused with the role of an executive secretary, who differs from a personal assistant. In many countries, an executive secretary is a high-ranking position in the administrative hierarchy. In fact in Pakistan, federal secretaries are dubbed as the most influential people in the country. The functions of a personal assistant may be entirely...

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Alutiiq, LLC - Hampton , VA
Job Title Secretary II Location VA Hampton LAMPS - Hampton, VA 23681 US (Primary) Category Administrative Support Job Type Full-time Education High School / GED Travel None Security Clearance ... - 30 days ago
High school diploma plus three years secretarial experience or equivalent combination of education ... and experience. Higher education degree is preferred. Computer experience and proficiency in word ... - 54 days ago
Law Firm in Roanoke - Roanoke , VA
We are a small AV rated law firm looking for a Litigation Legal Secretary. You will be responsible ... High school diploma or equivalent; associate degree or vocational training in business ...
ZipRecruiter - 24 days ago
Prince George County Public Schools - Prince George , VA
Receive, deposit, disburse and record all monies received by the school, and keep an accurate ledger from which a monthly balance sheet and an annual audit can be made (Secretary III only) * Maintain ... - 27 days ago
Styles By J LLC - Hampton , VA
High School degree; additional qualification as an Administrative assistant or Secretary will be a plus Company Description We are hiring for 3rd Party
ZipRecruiter - 8 days ago
Birmingham Green Health Center for Comm Cnts - Manassas , VA
BIRMINGHAM GREEN Nursing Home and Assisted Living Facilities Unit Secretary Part- time ( two days ... High school diploma or general education degree (GED). * Proficient in use of computer, email and ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 13 days ago

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