Perform routine clerical duties such as organizing files or answering phone calls.
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants perform routine administrative tasks for organizations. They answer phone calls, draft letters and memos, schedule appointments, and maintain files.
|Wages||$23.21 per hour on average|
|Outlook||The outlook is Poor|
|Education & Training||High School or less is needed for entry.|
|Related Programs (Current training programs available)|
|On the Job||
|Career Pathways||Administrative Support|
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