How much does a Administrative Secretary make?

Updated Jun 15, 2021

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$39,011 /yr
Average Base Pay

633 salaries

$27K

Low

$39K

Average

$57K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Administrative Secretary is $39,011 in United States. Filter by location to see Administrative Secretary salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 633 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Administrative Secretary employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Secretary$39,940 /yr
L3
Senior Secretary$42,728 /yr
L4
Secretary IV$46,743 /yr
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Mount Sinai Health System
3.6

Mount Sinai Health System

Administrative Secretary

$43,599

 /yr
Range: $40K - $53K
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$40K

$53K

$39,538 - $52,891 Range

Memorial Sloan Kettering
4

Memorial Sloan Kettering

Administrative Secretary

$53,509

 /yr
Range: $51K - $59K

$51K

$59K

$51,307 - $59,082 Range

Fresenius Medical Care - North America
3.5

Fresenius Medical Care - North America

Administrative Secretary - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $15 - $19

$15

$19

$15 - $19 Range

The Johns Hopkins University
4.3

The Johns Hopkins University

Administrative Secretary

$41,749

 /yr
Range: $36K - $52K

$36K

$52K

$36,367 - $52,000 Range

Sharp HealthCare
4.1

Sharp HealthCare

Administrative Secretary - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $22 - $31

$22

$31

$22 - $31 Range

County of San Diego
4.1

County of San Diego

Administrative Secretary - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $16 - $28

$16

$28

$16 - $28 Range

US Department of Defense
4.1

US Department of Defense

Administrative Secretary

$36,500

 /yr
Range: $32K - $43K

$32K

$43K

$31,702 - $42,927 Range

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Saint Louis University
3.9

Saint Louis University

Administrative Secretary - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $16 - $18

$16

$18

$16 - $18 Range

Loma Linda University Health
3.8

Loma Linda University Health

Administrative Secretary - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $17 - $21

$17

$21

$17 - $21 Range

US Department of Veterans Affairs
3.7

US Department of Veterans Affairs

Administrative Secretary

$44,554

 /yr
Range: $38K - $46K

$38K

$46K

$38,464 - $45,666 Range

Sentara Healthcare
3.7

Sentara Healthcare

Administrative Secretary - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $18 - $23

$18

$23

$18 - $23 Range

State of Florida
3.4

State of Florida

Administrative Secretary

$26,811

 /yr
Range: $24K - $31K

$24K

$31K

$24,305 - $30,563 Range

State of Arizona
3.5

State of Arizona

Administrative Secretary

$26,593

 /yr
Range: $24K - $30K

$24K

$30K

$23,909 - $30,025 Range

West Virginia University
4.1

West Virginia University

Administrative Secretary - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $11 - $13

$11

$13

$11 - $13 Range

Spectrum Health
3.6

Spectrum Health

Administrative Secretary - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $17 - $19

$17

$19

$17 - $19 Range

Lee Health
3.6

Lee Health

Administrative Secretary - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $14 - $21

$14

$21

$14 - $21 Range

State of Tennessee
3.5

State of Tennessee

Administrative Secretary

$29,564

 /yr
Range: $25K - $36K

$25K

$36K

$24,853 - $36,210 Range

Montgomery County Public Schools (Maryland)
3.7

Montgomery County Public Schools (Maryland)

Administrative Secretary - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $17 - $30

$17

$30

$17 - $30 Range

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD
4.2

Cypress-Fairbanks ISD

Administrative Secretary

$25,817

 /yr
Range: $20K - $40K

$20K

$40K

$20,311 - $40,000 Range

Marymount University
3.6

Marymount University

Administrative Secretary - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $18 - $20

$18

$20

$18 - $20 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$20
hourly
An Administrative Secretary in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Temporary
 
201 to 500 employees
School / School District
$17
hourly
A Secretary in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$45,000
per year
A Secretary in the Toledo, OH Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toledo, OH Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$14
hourly
A Secretary in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Secretary in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
New York City, NY Area area
Freelance
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$1,462
monthly
A Secretary in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $1,462 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$18
hourly
An Administrative Department Secretary in the Orlando, FL Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Orlando, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$3,000
monthly
An Administrative Secretary in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $3,000 per month
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
School / School District
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