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Medical Secretaries

Perform secretarial tasks in hospitals, clinics, or laboratories.

Quick Facts


Below the statewide median
$23.82 / hour    Read more about wages


Above statewide average
Growth rate:  10.6%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Operate computers or computerized equipment.
  • Interview employees, customers, or others to collect information.
  • Maintain financial or account records.
  • Maintain medical records.
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Job Title Examples:

Health Unit Coordinator
Medical Receptionist
Patient Relations Representative (PRR)

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