Medical Secretaries in New York tend to be well-versed in their field, and about one-half have more than 10 years of experience. Average salary is expected to be around $41K per year, but may range from $31K to $53K per year. A large number enjoy medical while the greater part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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MEDIAN: $40,729
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Bonus
$360.00  
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$30,806 - $53,320  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 38
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Overtime
$24.71  
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$30,806 - $53,320  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
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$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York, NY:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Secretary

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


Survey participants with less than five years' experience pocket $39K on average, but those with five to 10 years of experience enjoy a much bigger median of $45K. After working for 10 to 20 years, New York Medical Secretaries make a median salary of $42K. Medical Secretaries in New York, N.Y. who claim more than two decades of experience actually make somewhat smaller average paychecks of $31K.

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Key Stats for Medical Secretary

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
043
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Medical Secretary Salaries



National Average
$40,000


Late-Career
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Skills That Affect Medical Secretary Salaries

Medical Terminology
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 11%


Insurance
up arrow 9%

Data Entry
up arrow 9%

Medical Records
up arrow 9%


Typing
up arrow 4%


National Average
$40,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Billing
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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