Illinois Medical Secretaries: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Medical Secretaries in Illinois

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Fast Facts for Medical Secretaries in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Danville, Peoria and Champaign
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Chicago, Kankakee and Decatur
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Peoria and Rockford

Salaries for Medical Secretaries in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Chicago, Decatur and Rockford

Schools for Medical Secretaries in Illinois are listed below.

Selected Medical Secretary Schools in Illinois

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Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA) offers industry-relevant knowledge and training for in demand careers in healthcare.

  • Programs: Diploma - Medical Administrative Assistant, Diploma - Medical Office Billing Specialist, A.S. - Medical Billing & Coding, more...
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: Medical Billing and Coding Certificate, BS in Health Information Management, Medical Office Administration
  • Degrees: Certificate, Bachelor

Whether you’re looking for a new career, or searching to enhance your current position, Midwest Technical Institute (MTI) can help kick-start your educational goals.

  • Programs: Medical Coding Specialist
  • Degrees: Certificate

Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.

  • Programs: Online Masters in Health Administration
  • Degrees: Master

For over 35 years, Keiser University has provided student-centered, quality career education. Keiser University Online offers degree programs online to prepare students for in-demand professions.

  • Programs: Associate of Science in Medical Administrative Billing and Coding
  • Degrees: Associate

Advance your career with our affordable, self-paced, career-focused distance education programs.

  • Programs: Medical Coding and Billing
  • Degrees: Diploma

At Fortis Institute, you may get the skills and training you need to prepare for a career.

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  • Programs: Medical Billing and Coding Online
  • Degrees: Associate
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More Illinois Medical Secretary Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Carl Sandburg College Galesburg Associate 2,693
College of Lake County Grayslake Associate 16,010
Danville Area Community College Danville Associate 2,832
Harper College Palatine Associate 15,156
Illinois Central College East Peoria Associate 11,804
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Olney Central College Olney Associate 1,610
John A Logan College Carterville Associate 7,559
Kankakee Community College Kankakee Associate 3,591
Kaskaskia College Centralia Associate 5,041
Lake Land College Mattoon Associate 7,177
Lewis and Clark Community College Godfrey Associate 7,875
Lincoln College Lincoln Bachelor 1,266
Lincoln Land Community College Springfield Associate 6,655
McHenry County College Crystal Lake Associate 5,274
Oakton Community College Des Plaines Associate 10,805
Richland Community College Decatur Associate 3,274
Rock Valley College Rockford Associate 7,923
Sauk Valley Community College Dixon Associate 2,700
Shawnee Community College Ullin Associate 2,176
Southeastern Illinois College Harrisburg Associate 2,606
Southwestern Illinois College Belleville Associate 13,713
The College of Office Technology Chicago Associate 368
Waubonsee Community College Sugar Grove Associate 8,731

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Secretaries

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Medical Secretaries

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Medical Secretaries relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Bloomington 120 $33470 0.33
Carbondale 180 $25880 0.91
Marion 180 $25880 0.91
Champaign 90 $29910 0.23
Urbana 90 $29910 0.23
Danville 50 $36210 0.48
Decatur 130 $32940 0.69
Peoria 500 $34880 0.73
Rockford 530 $37710 0.94
Kankakee 140 $33360 0.86
Springfield 290 $33520 0.71
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