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Medical Secretary Salary

How much does a Medical Secretary make in South Africa?
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Salary Data for Medical Secretary

R131,355 (ZAR)/yr

R63 (ZAR)/hr

R2,220 (ZAR)/yr

R129,956 (ZAR)/yr

R62 (ZAR)/hr

R2,220 (ZAR)/yr

Job Description
Assists manager or department by performing secretarial and administrative duties under general supervision, utilizing knowledge of medical terminology and hospital, clinic, or laboratory procedures. Takes and transcribes notes and dictation. Maintains office supplies inventory by checking stock, anticipating supply needs, placing and expediting orders, and verifying receipt or orders.
The average medical secretary salary in South Africa is R131,355 or an equivalent hourly rate of R63. In addition, they earn an average bonus of R2,220. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in South Africa.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

R99,737 (ZAR)

R159,580 (ZAR)


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Salary Potential

R182,517 (ZAR)

39 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Medical Secretary will increase 39 % over 5 years.

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