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Medical Secretary Salary, Earnings and Wage Information

  Pay Period Low Median High
  Hourly $9.50 $13.51 $19.65
  Annual $19,800 $28,100 $40,900
  • “High” indicates 90% of workers earn less and 10% earn more.
  • “Median” indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
  • “Low” indicates 10% of workers earn less and 90% earn more.
  • “N/A” indicates the data is not available.

Notes: The yearly wage data presented above represents U.S. workers who are employed full-time with year-round schedules.

Occupation Description

Medical Secretaries schedule appointments, bill patients, and record medical charts, reports, and correspondence. They perform these secretarial duties utilizing specific knowledge of medical terminology acquired through specialized training.