Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Medical Secretary make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$40,387 / yrTotal Pay
$38,494 / yrBase Pay
$1,893 / yrAdditional Pay

$40,387

 / yr
$29K$56K
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The estimated total pay for a Medical Secretary is $40,387 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $38,494 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $1,893 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Related Job Titles

For Medical Secretary

Some related job titles are Administrative Assistant Salaries with median pay of $41,235, Medical Administrative Assistant Salaries with median pay of $39,679, Medical Office Assistant Salaries with median pay of $36,111, Medical Receptionist Salaries with median pay of $35,553.

Top Paying Companies

For a Medical Secretary in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Medical Secretary in United States. Employers include Kaiser Permanente, Weill Cornell Medicine and Montefiore Medical.

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Kaiser Permanente
Kaiser Permanente
$44,623/yr
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NYU Langone Health
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Medical SecretarySee 73 salaries from all locations

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Top Paying Industries

For a Medical Secretary in United States

The top 3 paying industries for a Medical Secretary in United States are Education with a median total pay of $41,358, Healthcare with a median total pay of $40,060 and Nonprofit & NGO with a median total pay of $37,766.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • EducationEducation$41,358

    3% Higher than other industries

  • HealthcareHealthcare$40,060

    0% Lower than other industries

  • Nonprofit & NGONonprofit & NGO$37,766

    7% Lower than other industries

Education

Top paying companies in Education for Medical Secretary are Weill Cornell Medicine, Washington University in St. Louis, and University of Central Florida.

Weill Cornell MedicineWeill Cornell Medicine$43,586/yr

Recent Salaries Shared

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Transcriptionist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$13

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Medical Secretary

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$47,840

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago
Medical Secretary

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$12

/hr

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Medical Transcriptionist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$27,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Medical Secretary

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$18

/hr

Submitted3 days ago

1-3 years
3 days ago

Medical Secretary pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Medical Secretary is $38,494 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Medical Secretary salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1118 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Medical Secretary employees.

The highest salary for a Medical Secretary in United States is $52,515 per year.

The lowest salary for a Medical Secretary in United States is $28,216 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Medical Secretary or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Medical Secretary.