AU$26.70
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Medical Secretary with Office Administration skills is AU$26.70 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$47,141 - AU$72,211
AU$47K
AU$58K
AU$72K
MEDIAN: AU$58,307
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50%
90%
AU$21.59 - AU$32.07
AU$22
AU$27
AU$32
MEDIAN: AU$26.70
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$72K
Salary AU$47,141 - AU$72,211
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$3,973
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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AU$45,352 - AU$68,179
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 51
Hourly Data AU$0AU$40
Hourly Rate AU$21.59 - AU$32.07
Overtime AU$35.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$68K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$3,973
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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AU$45,352 - AU$68,179
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 241

Job Description for Medical Secretary

Medical secretaries perform administrative work in a clinical, hospital, or other medical environment. They often have front-office duties and will greet customers as they enter the facility. Since they are the first individuals to interact with patients, it's important to maintain a professional demeanor at all times.

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Medical Secretary Tasks

  • Compile and record medical charts, reports, and correspondence.
  • Prepare agendas and make arrangements for committee, board, and other meetings.
  • Provide administrative support, such as budget preparation, record keeping and reporting.
  • Receive and route messages and documents to appropriate staff.
  • Answer telephones and direct calls to appropriate staff.

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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Secretary

Pay by Experience for a Medical Secretary has a positive trend. An entry-level Medical Secretary with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$53,000 based on 144 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Medical Secretary with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$57,000 based on 89 salaries. An experienced Medical Secretary which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$59,000 based on 87 salaries. A Medical Secretary with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$59,000 based on 77 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$56,048

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Key Stats for Medical Secretary

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
25%

Experience Affects Medical Secretary Salaries

▲6%

▲5%

▲1%

National Average
AU$56,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 95%