Secretary III Salary in the United States

How much does a Secretary III make in the United States? The average Secretary III salary in the United States is $56,247 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $50,167 and $63,575. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Secretary III performs various clerical duties such as filing, typing, copying documents for an individual, office, business unit, department, or other organization group. Screens and transfers calls, arranges meetings and compiles basic information for routine reports or other materials. Being a Secretary III deals with more complex enquiries from other secretarial staff. May distribute mail, handle travel accommodations and maintain office supplies. Additionally, Secretary III has advanced word processing, spreadsheet, and graphics software skills. Requires a high school diploma. The Secretary III works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. To be a Secretary III typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may need 2 years experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Secretary II

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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    Secretary III

    2 - 5 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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