Corporate Secretary Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Corporate Secretary

What is the average annual salary for Corporate Secretary?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Corporate Secretary may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. 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 annualy pay for a typical Corporate Secretary in the United States is $184,046 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $184,046.

Source: HR Reported data as of April 2014

Median $184,046
  • 10%$97,686
  • 25%$138,842
  • 75%$237,702
  • 90%$286,552

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Job Description for Corporate Secretary

Prepares Board of Directors' meeting agendas, coordinates fees and expenses, takes minutes, and assists with the annual election of Directors. Handles shareholder relations, coordinates and communicates annual meetings, and maintains a list of holding companies, officers, and directors. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty and at least 10 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management. View Corporate Secretary job description

Categories:  Administrative, Support, and Clerical, Executive and Management

Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation

Similar Job Titles:  Secretary I, Secretary II, Secretary III, Economist (Corporate), Corporate Compliance Director, Legal Secretary I, Legal Secretary II, Legal Secretary III, Top Corporate Compliance Executive

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