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Alternate Job Titles: Medical Administrative Assistant, Medical Secretary

What is the average annual salary for Medical Secretary?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Medical Secretary may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Medical Secretary in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Medical Secretary in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Medical Secretary in the United States is $35,905 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Medical Secretary in the United Sates are expected to make less than $35,905.

Source: HR Reported data as of December 2014

Median $35,905
  • 10%$28,714
  • 25%$32,141
  • 75%$41,127
  • 90%$45,882

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Job Description for Medical Secretary

Provides secretarial support to clinical staff. Obtains pre-certifications as required by health care insurers or managed care providers. Informs patients of costs for care being provided, and guides them to appropriate resources for further information. Types routine correspondence and reports from dictation or handwritten copy. Answers telephones, screens callers, relays messages, and greets visitors. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent and 0-2 years of related experience. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View Medical Secretary job description

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Categories:  Healthcare -- Practitioners, Healthcare -- Administrative, Non-Profit and Social Services

Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare

Similar Job Titles:  Medical Secretary - Home Care, Corporate Secretary, Secretary I, Secretary II, Secretary III, Legal Secretary I, Legal Secretary II, Legal Secretary III, Secretary to Chief Executive Officer

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