Iowa Medical Secretaries: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Medical Secretaries in Iowa

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Fast Facts for Medical Secretaries in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Iowa City, Sioux City and Davenport
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Ames, Cedar Rapids and Dubuque
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines, Davenport and Iowa City

Salaries for Medical Secretaries in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Iowa City, Des Moines and Dubuque

Schools for Medical Secretaries in Iowa are listed below.

Selected Medical Secretary Schools in Iowa

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  • Programs: Medical Coding and Billing
  • Degrees: Diploma

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

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
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More Iowa Medical Secretary Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Des Moines Area Community College Ankeny Associate 18,320
Dordt College Sioux Center Masters 1,301
Hawkeye Community College Waterloo Associate 5,725
Iowa Lakes Community College Estherville Associate 3,013
North Iowa Area Community College Mason City Associate 3,272
Western Iowa Tech Community College Sioux City Associate 5,191

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Secretaries

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. 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


Ames 200 $29610 1.21
Iowa City 320 $38150 0.94
Cedar Rapids 550 $31590 1
Des Moines 1300 $33200 0.97
West Des Moines 1300 $33200 0.97
Dubuque 130 $29480 0.59
Waterloo 430 $34160 1.26
Cedar Falls 430 $34160 1.26
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