Medical Scheduling Secretary Salary

Women make up the vast majority of Medical Scheduling Secretaries in the United States. The average pay in this industry is approximately $14.47 per hour. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Health benefits are not claimed by all — somewhere between a fifth and a fourth lack any form of coverage — but a fair number have medical insurance, and over one-half have dental, too. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$24,126 - $50,303
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$24K
$32K
$50K
MEDIAN: $32,000
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$10.89 - $18.04
(Median)
$11
$14
$18
MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$24,126 - $50,303  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $500  
Total Pay (?
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$22,964 - $39,249  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 11
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$10.89 - $18.04  
   
Overtime
$14.68 - $25.10  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $500  
   
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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$22,964 - $39,249  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 113
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Job Description for Medical Scheduling Secretary

  • Ensure payment for services by verifying benefits with the person's insurance provider or working out financing options.
  • Review, analyze and forecast cancellations, double bookings or changes in schedules.
  • Explain objectives and procedures to interviewees, or forward questions to appropriate physician or staff member.
  • Interview patients to complete documents, case histories, and forms such as intake and insurance forms.
  • Schedule, confirm and maintain patient diagnostic appointments, surgeries and medical consultations for a specific department.

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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Scheduling Secretary

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


Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $29K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $32K. Medical Scheduling Secretaries bring in $33K after working for 10 to 20 years. For some reason, Medical Scheduling Secretaries with more than two decades of experience report lower paychecks overall; the median sum in this group sits near $32K.

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Experience Affects Medical Scheduling Secretary Salaries

Experienced
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Late-Career
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$31,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 55%
vision benefits Vision: 38% employee benefits None: 23%
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