An Entry-Level Medical Secretary earns an average wage of C$15.55 per hour.

C$26,759 - C$47,315
C$27K
C$34K
C$47K
MEDIAN: C$33,981
10%
50%
90%
C$12.45 - C$20.88
C$12
C$16
C$21
MEDIAN: C$15.65
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$47K
Salary C$26,759 - C$47,315
Bonus C$98.63 - C$1,521
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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C$26,026 - C$44,134
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 38
Hourly Data C$0C$35
Hourly Rate C$12.45 - C$20.88
Overtime C$4.03 - C$35.07
Annual Data C$0C$44K
Bonus C$98.63 - C$1,521
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).
)
C$26,026 - C$44,134
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 296

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.

Medical Secretary Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$32,836

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Medical Secretary Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Medical Secretary in Woodbridge:
"People skills and managing conflict."
Patience and the ability to comfort patients and keep an efficient and on time scheduling.

Key Stats for Medical Secretary

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
19%

Skills That Affect Medical Secretary Salaries

Transcription
▲2%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▲1%

Billing
▼0%

National Average
C$33,000

Scheduling
▼1%

Typing
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 26%
dental benefits
Dental: 21%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
no benefits
None: 73%