AU$29.36
Avg. Hourly Rate
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A Medical Secretary in Brisbane, Queensland earns an average wage of AU$28.05 per hour. A skill in Medical Terminology is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$42,478 - AU$68,879
AU$54K
MEDIAN: AU$54,000
50%
AU$21.96 - AU$32.62
AU$22
AU$29
AU$33
MEDIAN: AU$29.36
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$69K
Salary AU$54,000
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$42,558 - AU$69,524
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8
Hourly Data AU$0AU$32
Hourly Rate AU$21.96 - AU$32.62
Overtime AU$25.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$69K
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$42,558 - AU$69,524
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

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$55,000 based on 19 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$67,000 based on 5 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$62,000 based on 8 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$62,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Medical Secretary

1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
19%

Experience Affects Medical Secretary Salaries

▲10%

▲3%

▲2%

National Average
AU$61,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Medical Secretary Salaries


National Average
AU$61,000

▼5%


Years of Experience

1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 95%