How much does a Corporate Secretary make? The median annual Corporate Secretary salary is $195,395, as of August 03, 2017, with a range usually between $157,346-$244,355, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Corporate Secretary in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Corporate Secretary in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Corporate Secretary in the United States is $195,395, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Corporate Secretary in the United States are expected to make less than $195,395.
Source: HR Reported data as of August 03, 2017
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Corporate Secretary that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Corporate Secretary are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of August 2017
Executes and maintains all required official corporate filings, documents, reports and records according to applicable laws and regulations. Responsible for shareholder relations, communicating with Board members and coordinating shareholder lists and registrations. Researches and responds to shareholder requests for information. Manages the coordination of Board and shareholder meetings and the preparation of all necessary agendas and documents required for the meetings. The incumbent in this role is usually an officer of the corporation. Requires an advanced degree of Law. Typically reports to top management. Manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function. Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. Typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience. View full job description