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Business Management & Administration

Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive

Perform routine clerical and administrative functions such as drafting correspondence, scheduling appointments, organizing and maintaining paper and electronic files, or providing information to callers.

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Business Management & Administration Industry

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Salary Breakdown

Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive

Average

$35,430

ANNUAL

$17.03

HOURLY

Entry Level

$22,260

ANNUAL

$10.70

HOURLY

Mid Level

$34,520

ANNUAL

$16.60

HOURLY

Expert Level

$50,550

ANNUAL

$24.30

HOURLY


Projected Jobs

Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive

30,970

Projected job openings through 2028


Sample Career Roadmap

Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive

Job Titles

Entry Level

JOB TITLE

Junior Secretary/Typist

Mid Level

JOB TITLE

Receptionist

Expert Level

JOB TITLE

Office Manager, or Executive Assistant

Degree Recommendations


 University of Saint Francis

 University of Saint Francis






Top Expected Tasks

Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Clerical

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

KNOWLEDGE

Computers and Electronics

KNOWLEDGE

Administration and Management

SKILL

Writing

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Speaking

SKILL

Time Management

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

ABILITY

Near Vision

ABILITY

Written Comprehension

ABILITY

Oral Expression

ABILITY

Written Expression


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