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Department Secretary Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$64,290 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Department Secretary is $64,290 a year and $31 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Department Secretary is between $47,156 and $78,550. 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 New York-Manhattan, New York.

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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 New York-Manhattan, New York, 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 New York-Manhattan, New York

Department Secretary (Psychiatric Physicians)
Apr 23
Trenton, United States
Capital Health
Organizes and maintains department files and ensures that all materials are filed accurately and in a timely manner. Maintains confidentiality of information. * Enters accrual data into spreadsheets ...
Legal Secretary/Assistant - Litigation Department
Apr 29
Pine Brook, NJ, USA
Frier Levitt
... secretary to work in our Litigation department in our Pine Brook, NJ office. The successful candidate will have a positive outlook on life and its challenges and have a strong work ethic and be a ...
Elevator Office Assistant/ Secretary
Mar 21
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Duke Ele Services LLC
Duke Ele Services is looking for an Elevator experienced Office Assistant/ Secretary in a Small ... New York Department of Building) · filing PVT ECB and affirmation of correction paperwork · ...
Medical Secretary
Feb 28
Mount Arlington, NJ, USA
NeuroCognitive Institute
We are seeking a medical secretary to manage a portion of the medical administrative procedures in the Medical Admin Dept in Mt. Arlington, NJ with coverage in our Livingston and Bedminster clinics.
Senior Administrator
May 9
New York, USA
Fitch Ratings
Act as liaison with non-analytical departments and independently initiate follow-up action; resolve ... Requirements College degree, graduate of a recognized secretarial school, or relevant work ...
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