Secretary salary in California

Average salary
$44,000/yr
Based on 2,203 income tax records
$19,500
$80,000
Age:
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$19,500
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How much do Secretaries make?
The average total salary for a Secretary is $44,000 per year. This is based on data from 2,203 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Secretary and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Secretary salary can vary between $19,500 to $80,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Secretary salary by location

Secretary salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Permanente Medicine, California
17 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$30K – $83K
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City Of Los Angeles, California
10 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$51K – $73K
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Los Angeles County, California
99 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$44K – $78K
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Palo Alto Usd, California
23 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$21K – $75K
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Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, California
11 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$37K – $73K
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National Finance Center, California
18 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$43K – $78K
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San Bernardino City Unified, California
14 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$39K – $58K
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Riverside Unified School District, California
47 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$33K – $68K
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Riverside County, California
18 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$34K – $58K
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US Department Of Defense, California
33 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$28K – $63K
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Tulare County, California
19 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$29K – $61K
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State Of California, California
39 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$28K – $75K
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Stanislaus County, California
15 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$25K – $52K
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San Bernardino County, California
16 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$31K – $44K
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Kern High School District, California
15 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$29K – $50K
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BBSI, California
14 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$17K – $39K

Secretary demographics in California

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58% are single
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42% are married
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46% have kids
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47% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Secretaries in California

2,203 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a secretary in California is $44,000 per year. Secretary salaries in California can vary between $19,500 to $80,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,203 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as secretary.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for secretaries in California: Permanente Medicine ($67,500 a year), City of Los Angeles ($63,500 a year), and Los Angeles County ($57,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for secretaries in California: San Jose, CA ($60,500 a year), San Francisco, CA ($57,000 a year), and West Covina, CA ($56,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.