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Secretary salary in the United States

Average total salary*
$31,000/yr
Average per year
$31,000
Average per year
$31,000
$17,500
Total salary range**
$58,500
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Based on 25,089 income tax records from TurboTax
How much do Secretaries make in the United States?
The average total salary for a Secretary in the United States is $31,000 per year. This is based on data from 25,089 Intuit users who reported their occupation as Secretary in 2019 and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Average per year
$31,000
Average per year
$31,000
$17,500
Total salary range**
$58,500
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Based on 25,089 income tax records from TurboTax
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Salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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National Finance Center, Prince George's County, MD
12 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$57K – $69K
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Los Angeles County, Los Angeles County, CA
40 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$51K – $60K
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The City Of New York, Queens County, NY
13 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$38K – $62K
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Montefiore Health System, Bronx County, NY
18 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$46K – $51K
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Palo Alto Usd, Santa Clara County, CA
11 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$45K – $54K
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State Of Delaware, New Castle County, DE
10 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$33K – $57K
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UMass Memorial Health, Worcester County, MA
11 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$39K – $48K
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Stanford University, Nassau County, NY
13 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$36K – $47K
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State Of New York, Albany County, NY
15 income tax records
$44,000/yr
$36K – $49K
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Riverside Unified School District, Riverside County, CA
17 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$40K – $51K

Salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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San Francisco Metro Area, CA
114 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$37K – $57K
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Los Angeles Metro Area, CA
344 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$32K – $52K
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Hartford Metro Area, CT
105 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$31K – $47K
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Washington Metro Area, DC
348 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$31K – $54K
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Bridgeport Metro Area, CT
58 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$29K – $50K
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Riverside Metro Area, CA
213 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$31K – $46K
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New Haven Metro Area, CT
76 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$32K – $47K
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San Diego Metro Area, CA
111 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$30K – $49K
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Albany Metro Area, NY
132 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$32K – $47K
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Boston Metro Area, MA
264 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$31K – $48K

Secretary demographics

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52% are single
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48% are married
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47% have kids
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33% own a home

Secretary salaries by age

$0
$8,500
$17,000
$25,500
$34,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Secretaries

25,089 full-time salaries from 2019

How much do similar occupations make?

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Legal Secretary
3,611 income tax records
$47,000/yr
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Unit Secretary
1,221 income tax records
$30,500/yr
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Executive Secretary
703 income tax records
$44,000/yr
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School Secretary
613 income tax records
$29,500/yr
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.