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What is the average salary for Medical Secretaries in the United States?

Medical Secretaries earn an average hourly wage of $16.12. Hourly wages typically start from $10.71 and go up to $22.74. Medical Secretaries earn an average salary of $33,530 per year. Salaries typically start from $22,270 and go up to $47,300.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Medical Secretaries in the United States earn:

$22.74 an hour $47,300 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Medical Secretaries in the United States earn:

$18.56 an hour $38,600 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Medical Secretaries in the United States earn:

$15.50 an hour $32,240 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Medical Secretaries in the United States earn:

$12.78 an hour $26,580 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Medical Secretaries in the United States earn:

$10.71 an hour $22,270 per year

Historical salary for Medical Secretaries in the United States

Medical Secretary salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Medical Secretary Salary in Washington $19.57 $40,700 # 1
Medical Secretary Salary in New Jersey $19.16 $39,850 # 2
Medical Secretary Salary in Massachusetts $19.10 $39,730 # 3
Medical Secretary Salary in Minnesota $18.89 $39,290 # 4
Medical Secretary Salary in Connecticut $18.54 $38,560 # 5
Medical Secretary Salary in District of Columbia $18.33 $38,130 # 6
Medical Secretary Salary in California $18.20 $37,850 # 7
Medical Secretary Salary in New York $18.20 $37,850 # 8
Medical Secretary Salary in Vermont $18.08 $37,610 # 9
Medical Secretary Salary in Alaska $18.02 $37,480 # 10
Medical Secretary Salary in Rhode Island $17.76 $36,940 # 11
Medical Secretary Salary in South Dakota $17.24 $35,850 # 12
Medical Secretary Salary in Hawaii $17.22 $35,820 # 13
Medical Secretary Salary in Oregon $17.08 $35,530 # 14
Medical Secretary Salary in Nevada $16.92 $35,190 # 15
Medical Secretary Salary in New Hampshire $16.89 $35,140 # 16
Medical Secretary Salary in Colorado $16.81 $34,970 # 17
Medical Secretary Salary in Maryland $16.64 $34,610 # 18
Medical Secretary Salary in Illinois $16.50 $34,320 # 19
Medical Secretary Salary in Virginia $16.22 $33,730 # 20
Medical Secretary Salary in Delaware $16.16 $33,620 # 21
Medical Secretary Salary in Wisconsin $16.03 $33,340 # 22
Medical Secretary Salary in Maine $15.85 $32,960 # 23
Medical Secretary Salary in Pennsylvania $15.68 $32,610 # 24
Medical Secretary Salary in Nebraska $15.55 $32,350 # 25
Medical Secretary Salary in Iowa $15.28 $31,780 # 26
Medical Secretary Salary in Georgia $15.24 $31,690 # 27
Medical Secretary Salary in Indiana $15.16 $31,530 # 28
Medical Secretary Salary in Missouri $15.11 $31,420 # 29
Medical Secretary Salary in Wyoming $15.08 $31,370 # 30
Medical Secretary Salary in South Carolina $15.08 $31,360 # 31
Medical Secretary Salary in North Dakota $15.07 $31,340 # 32
Medical Secretary Salary in Utah $14.92 $31,040 # 33
Medical Secretary Salary in Alabama $14.92 $31,020 # 34
Medical Secretary Salary in Michigan $14.91 $31,000 # 35
Medical Secretary Salary in New Mexico $14.90 $30,990 # 36
Medical Secretary Salary in Kansas $14.89 $30,980 # 37
Medical Secretary Salary in Montana $14.88 $30,950 # 38
Medical Secretary Salary in Arizona $14.73 $30,630 # 39
Medical Secretary Salary in North Carolina $14.72 $30,620 # 40
Medical Secretary Salary in Ohio $14.70 $30,590 # 41
Medical Secretary Salary in Idaho $14.69 $30,560 # 42
Medical Secretary Salary in Texas $14.68 $30,530 # 43
Medical Secretary Salary in Florida $14.59 $30,340 # 44
Medical Secretary Salary in Mississippi $14.34 $29,830 # 45
Medical Secretary Salary in Tennessee $14.12 $29,370 # 46
Medical Secretary Salary in Arkansas $14.02 $29,160 # 47
Medical Secretary Salary in Oklahoma $13.94 $29,000 # 48
Medical Secretary Salary in Kentucky $13.86 $28,820 # 49
Medical Secretary Salary in Louisiana $13.69 $28,480 # 50
Medical Secretary Salary in West Virginia $13.54 $28,160 # 51
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics