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Secretary Administrative Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$60,981 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Secretary Administrative is $60,981 a year and $29 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Secretary Administrative is between $44,294 and $74,879. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Secretary Administrative. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Keeps official corporation records and initiates administrative policies determined by or in conjunction with other officials.
  • Prepares memorandums outlining and explaining administrative procedures and policies to supervisory workers.
  • Schedules conferences, appointments, meetings, and travel arrangements for senior staff.
  • Leads preparation of records, such as notices, minutes, and resolutions for stockholders' and directors' meetings.
Secretary Administrative Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Executive Secretaries and Executive Administrative Assistants

Job family population: 596,080

Estimated population of Secretary Administrative jobs: 45,576

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Secretary Administrative Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

May 24
Rockdale, IL, USA
Green Electrical Contracting Inc
We are seeking a Secretary to join our team ... You will perform clerical and administrative functions in order to drive company success.
Sr Administrative Assistant
May 22
Lake Forest, IL, USA
... years of secretarial experience. * Possess a detailed knowledge of business operations ... Demonstrate effective analytical skills to handle complex administrative details and to determine ...
Administrative Assistant
Feb 25
Chicago, IL, USA
Jean Kripton Inc.
The candidate will perform administrative and secretarial support for the operations team. In addition to typing, filing, and scheduling, the candidate will perform duties such as financial record ...
Receptionist Medical Office/Administrative Assistant
Apr 5
Chicago, IL, USA
Meridian Psychiatric Partners LLC
Perform varied secretarial and administrative duties in support of the office. Will be capable of independently prioritizing work and efficiently collaborating with employees to achieve a team work ...
Administrative Assistant
Mar 6
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
Performs varied secretarial and administrative duties for an administrative department General Accountability * Composes and produces business correspondences, reports and related materials or guides ...
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