Medical secretary earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Medical secretary salary by state

State Name Average Salary
District of Columbia $44,510
Massachusetts $42,070
California $41,360
Minnesota $42,320
Washington $41,320
New Jersey $41,740
Connecticut $40,750
Hawaii $41,520
New York $39,220
New Hampshire $38,990
Oregon $38,520
Vermont $38,230
Maryland $37,780
Colorado $37,370
Rhode Island $37,560
Virginia $36,880
North Dakota $36,140
Nevada $35,900
Delaware $36,440
Illinois $35,240
Iowa $34,690
Wisconsin $35,710
Pennsylvania $34,190
South Dakota $35,400
Michigan $34,490
South Carolina $34,070
Georgia $34,440
Indiana $34,270
Wyoming $34,040
Ohio $33,890
Maine $34,350
Kansas $33,390
Idaho $33,220
Missouri $33,740
Nebraska $33,800
Texas $32,960
Alabama $32,080
North Carolina $33,470
Florida $32,540
Utah $32,090
Tennessee $31,550
New Mexico $31,150
Montana $31,370
Arkansas $31,070
Kentucky $31,840
Oklahoma $30,960
Mississippi $29,230
Louisiana $29,890
West Virginia $29,310
Virgin Islands $29,350
Guam $24,520
Puerto Rico $18,900

How do medical secretary salaries compare to similar careers?

Medical secretaries earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than customer service representatives but more than tour guides.

Career Median Salary
Customer service representative salary $26K
Security guard salary $24K
Recreation worker salary $23K
Dental assistant salary $27K
Medical assistant salary $26K
Medical secretary salary $27K
Pharmacy technician salary $26K
Phlebotomist salary $26K
Office clerk salary $24K
Tour guide salary $24K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)