How Much do Secretaries Make in Minnesota?

Do secretaries in Minnesota make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Minnesota secretaries?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, secretaries in Minnesota earn an average of $41,540 a year, equivalent to $19.97 an hour.

This is 6% more than secretaries nationwide, but it is 26% less than the typical Minnesota worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Minnesota Secretarie Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $27.80 $57,820
75th $23.73 $49,360
50th $19.77 $41,130
25th $16.37 $34,050
10th $13.10 $27,240
Minnesota Secretaries Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Duluth $19.13 $39,780
Mankato $19.56 $40,690
Minneapolis $20.71 $43,080
Rochester $17.16 $35,690
St. Cloud $19.42 $40,390
Minnesota Secretarie Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $19.97 $41,540
2018 $19.51 $40,580
2017 $19.20 $39,930
2016 $18.81 $39,130
2015 $18.49 $38,460
2014 $18.14 $37,740
2013 $17.97 $37,390
2012 $18.02 $37,480
2011 $18.02 $37,480