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Entry-Level Medical Secretary Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Medical Secretary earns an average wage of $12.54 per hour.
Entry-Level Medical Secretary Salary (?
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$20,393 - $40,810
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $30,173
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Entry-Level Medical Secretary Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$9.54 - $16.18
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$20,393 - $40,810  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $919  
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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$20,011 - $35,343  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 102
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.54 - $16.18  
   
Overtime
$0.53 - $24.97  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $919  
   
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).
)
$20,011 - $35,343  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 862
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National Average
$27,000
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Medical Secretary Salaries

Phone Support
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Customer Service
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Scheduling
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Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
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Insurance
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Data Entry
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Billing
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National Average
$27,000
Medical Records
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Microsoft Office
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Typing
up arrow 3%
Medical Coding
up arrow 4%
Transcription
up arrow 5%
Microsoft Excel
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Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
97%
female alumni
 
Male
3%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 65% dental benefits Dental: 47%
vision benefits Vision: 37% employee benefits None: 32%