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Department Secretary Salary
in Alabama, United States

$49,856 (USD)

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Last updated: March 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Department Secretary is $49,856 a year and $24 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Department Secretary is between $36,569 and $60,914. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Department Secretary. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Assists departments and/or lower-level executives by providing secretarial and administrative support, usually of a confidential nature.
  • Composes letters and memoranda from dictation, verbal direction, or from knowledge of company policy or procedures.
  • Composes and types routine correspondence.
  • Files correspondence and other records.
  • Answers telephone, gives information to callers, routes call to appropriate person, and places outgoing calls.
Department Secretary Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants

Job family population: 596,080

Estimated population of Department Secretary jobs: 149,205

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Department Secretary Job Listings for Alabama, United States

UNIT SECRETARY - C6S - Adult Psychiatry - Birmingham
Feb 5
Birmingham, Alabama, USA
University of Alabama at Birmingham
To interpret and comply with departmental policies and procedures. Salary Range: $11.67 - $17.28 High School diploma or GED required. Depending on the unit/department or if the position works ...
Mar 12
Birmingham, AL, USA
Mata Electric LLC.
* Answer phone calls and redirect them when necessary * Manage the daily/weekly/monthly agenda and arrange new meetings and appointments * Prepare and disseminate correspondence, memos and forms * File ...
Legal Secretary/Title Clerk
Mar 8
Decatur, AL, USA
Development Co. LLC
Secretarial position for real estate department in established law firm in Decatur, Alabama. Experience preparing title insurance binders and policies is required. Must have some prior experience ...
Legal Secretary
Feb 27
Birmingham, Alabama, USA
The Legal Secretary provides administrative and secretarial support for multiple attorneys and ... Must have the ability to coordinate conference rooms, meals and scheduling for the legal department ...
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Malvern, United States
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