Avg. Salary
$12.02
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Ward Clerk with Typing skills is $12.02 per hour.

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Hourly Data $0$26
Hourly Rate $9.05 - $18.38
Overtime $26.04
Annual Data $0$40K
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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$18,977 - $40,209
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

Job Description for Ward Clerk

Ward clerks are responsible for a variety of clerical and administrative duties related to patient care in a clinic or hospital ward. Tasks performed by the ward clerk include greeting patients, answering phone calls, handling general inquiries, gathering test results and other lab reports, and directing results and reports to the appropriate medical staff member. Ward clerks also retrieve medication and distribute it to the proper caregivers, and they may retrieve blood products or equipment from other departments as needed. Under the supervision of their medical staff supervisor (such as a charge nurse or clinic manager), they update medical records as needed. Ward clerks transcribe verbal orders and complete request forms for tests and referrals to other departments when ordered by medical professionals. Additionally, they direct visitors to appropriate departments and deliver patient mail.

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Ward Clerk Tasks

  • Transcribe and enter orders and notes for hospital staff.
  • Monitor and interpret live patient data, identifying problems.
  • Provide clerical support, including giving patients documentation and instructional materials.

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Q: What is it like working as a Ward Clerk?

Ward Clerk in Port Allen:
"OFFICE CONDITIONS."
Pros: WORKING WITH THE RESIDENTS WHO LIVE AT THE CENTER.
Cons: THE OWNERS ARE NOT CONSISTENT.

Ward Clerk in Leesburg:
Have patience and always smile because it makes everybody smile and your job even better.

Key Stats for Ward Clerk

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
35%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 31%