Louisiana Medical Secretaries: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Medical Secretaries in Louisiana

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Fast Facts for Medical Secretaries in Louisiana

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Alexandria, New Orleans and Lake Charles
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Houma, Lafayette and Monroe
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Alexandria

Salaries for Medical Secretaries in Louisiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: New Orleans, Baton Rouge and Monroe

Schools for Medical Secretaries in Louisiana are listed below.

Selected Medical Secretary Schools in Louisiana

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Fortis Institute
Baton Rouge

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
  • Degrees: Diploma

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

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

  • Programs: Medical Coding and Billing
  • Degrees: Diploma

Whether preparing to enter the professional world or expanding your skills, education should be available wherever, whenever. With McCann you can rely on challenging programs, interesting curriculum, and a friendly educational environment.

If quality is what you want then McCann is where you want to be.

  • Programs: Medical Office Assistant - Diploma
  • Degrees: Diploma
Virginia College
Baton Rouge

Set your career in motion at Virginia College.

  • Programs: AS - Medical Office Administration, DIP - Medical Billing and Coding, AS - Healthcare Reimbursement
  • Degrees: Associate, Diploma

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
Blue Cliff College

Blue Cliff College was founded in New Orleans, Louisiana in 1987 with the goal of becoming one of the most respected and innovative Massage Therapy training centers in the nation.

  • Programs: Health Information Management, Billing and Coding - Diploma
  • Degrees: Diploma

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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Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Secretaries

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


Alexandria 90 $27380 0.39
Baton Rouge 390 $28150 0.26
Hammond 0 $29330 0
Houma 160 $26330 0.43
Thibodaux 160 $26330 0.43
Lafayette 170 $28090 0.2
Lake Charles 110 $29510 0.29
New Orleans 780 $30450 0.37
Metairie 780 $30450 0.37
Shreveport 340 $28430 0.48
Bossier City 340 $28430 0.48
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