Clinical Secretary Salary

The larger portion of Clinical Secretaries in the United States are women. Median pay in this female-dominated area goes for around $13.64 per hour. Earnings generally vary between $10.02 per hour and $17.22. Medical benefits are awarded to a fair number, and a majority earn dental coverage. For the most part, Clinical Secretaries enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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$18,771 - $40,722
(Median)
$19K
$28K
$41K
MEDIAN: $28,095
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$10.02 - $17.22
(Median)
$10
$14
$17
MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$18,771 - $40,722  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $514  
Profit Sharing
$250.00  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$20,486 - $35,801  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 13
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.02 - $17.22  
   
Overtime
$19.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $514  
   
Profit Sharing
$250.00  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$20,486 - $35,801  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 106
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Job Description for Clinical Secretary

Clinical secretaries help an office run smoothly by performing general office and secretarial tasks. For example, they assist with reception, word processing, filing, scheduling, and answering telephones. These secretaries work with patients and colleagues within their office, which requires customer-service and teamwork skills be used on a regular basis.

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Clinical Secretary Tasks

  • Answer telephones and direct calls to appropriate staff.
  • Transcribe dictation for a variety of medical reports from physicians.
  • Make travel arrangements for physicians.
  • Receive and route messages and documents to appropriate staff.
  • Compile and record medical charts, reports, and correspondence.

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Pay by Experience Level for Clinical Secretary

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $28K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $29K. On average, Clinical Secretaries make $30K following one to two decades on the job. Folks who claim more than 20 years of relevant experience actually report a comparatively lower median income of $29K.

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Experience Affects Clinical Secretary Salaries

Experienced
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$29,000

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
medical benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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