Hot Careers in Canada

Secretaries, Recorders and Transcriptionists

Can you type faster than you can speak? A career as a secretary, recorder or transcriptionist may be right for you.

Career Estimated Entry-Level Salary Average Annual Salary (2010-2011)
Secretaries $21,023 $39,104
Medical Secretaries $24,702 $38,500
Court Recorders $30,251 $44,220
Medical Transcriptionists $21,134 $44,220
Legal Secretaries $26,298 $41,724


Working Environment

Office environment in the public or private sector.

Certification and Advancement

Professionals may enter this industry in an administrative position and move to a different occupation after obtaining additional skills and training within the industry.

Career Outlook

Many of these job openings will open due to retiring professionals.