The average hourly pay for a Ward Clerk with Typing skills is $12.27.
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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 fr…Read more
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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Popular Skills for Ward Clerk
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Medical Terminology, Customer Service, Medical Records and Office Administration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Oral / Verbal Communication.
Pay by Experience Level for Ward Clerk
An early career Ward Clerk with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.50 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Ward Clerk with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $12.37 based on 3 salaries.
Years of Experience
This data is based on 10 survey responses.