Texas Medical Secretaries: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Medical Secretaries in Texas

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Fast Facts for Medical Secretaries in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Victoria, Tyler and Sherman
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Waco, Odessa and Austin
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and San Antonio

Salaries for Medical Secretaries in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Dallas, Houston and Austin

Schools for Medical Secretaries in Texas are listed below.

Selected Medical Secretary Schools in Texas

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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

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

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

  • Programs: Medical Coding and Billing
  • Degrees: Diploma
Everest College
Arlington, Fort Worth

Leave that dead-end job behind with training from Everest College.

  • Programs: Diploma - Medical Administrative Assistant , Diploma - Medical Insurance Billing and Coding
  • Degrees: Diploma
Brightwood College

About Brightwood College

Brightwood College offers accelerated programs that combine flexible schedules and professional instruction to create a rewarding learning experience for individuals focused on gaining the skills for specific careers. Brightwood College is owned and operated by Education Corporation of America.

  • Programs: Medical Office Specialist, Medical Practice Management
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate
Milan Institute

Prepare for an exciting new career at the Milan Institute.

  • Programs: Administrative Medical Assistant
  • Degrees: Diploma

Set your career in motion at Virginia College.

  • Programs: AS - Medical Office Administration, AS - Healthcare Reimbursement
  • Degrees: Associate

The College of Health Care Professions is a great place for working adults to enhance their current careers, or help themselves find new career pathways to better lives. We also train high school graduates to enter in the exciting high demand Healthcare industry.

  • Programs: Medical Coding & Billing-Health Information Technology Cert.
  • Degrees: Certificate

The College of Health Care Professions is an ABHES-accredited institution with a long tradition of success.

  • Programs: Certificate Medical Billing and Coding
  • Degrees: Certificate

Get your career on the right track with Southern Careers Institute.

  • Programs: Medical Billing and Coding Specialist
  • Degrees: Certificate
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More Texas Medical Secretary Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alvin Community College Alvin Associate 4,169
Blinn College Brenham Associate 14,589
Central Texas College Killeen Associate 21,532
Coastal Bend College Beeville Associate 3,196
Del Mar College Corpus Christi Associate 11,167
Galveston College Galveston Associate 2,044
Grayson County College Denison Associate 3,811
Kilgore College Kilgore Associate 5,150
Lamar State College-Orange Orange Associate 2,005
Lamar State College-Port Arthur Port Arthur Associate 2,325
Lone Star College System The Woodlands Associate 39,756
McLennan Community College Waco Associate 8,079
Navarro College Corsicana Associate 7,560
Northeast Texas Community College Mount Pleasant Associate 1,010
Odessa College Odessa Associate 4,580
San Jacinto Community College Pasadena Associate 23,805
South Plains College Levelland Associate 6,602
St Philips College San Antonio Associate 9,256
Trinity Valley Community College Athens Associate 5,046
Tyler Junior College Tyler Associate 8,217
Vernon College Vernon Associate 2,808
Victoria College Victoria Associate 4,002
Virginia College-Austin Austin Associate 825

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Secretaries

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


Abilene 610 $26340 2.44
Amarillo 990 $29620 2.26
Austin 6150 $33910 1.72
Round Rock 6150 $33910 1.72
Houston 22710 $31810 2.02
The Woodlands 22710 $31810 2.02
Sugar Land 22710 $31810 2.02
Beaumont 1200 $27700 1.9
Port Arthur 1200 $27700 1.9
Brownsville 1010 $24260 1.94
Harlingen 1010 $24260 1.94
College Station 460 $26520 1.19
Bryan 460 $26520 1.19
Corpus Christi 1340 $26750 1.85
Dallas 25340 $31970 1.99
Fort Worth 25340 $31970 1.99
Arlington 25340 $31970 1.99
El Paso 1790 $23720 1.6
San Angelo 390 $27760 2.16
San Antonio 7230 $29030 1.99
New Braunfels 7230 $29030 1.99
Laredo 540 $24870 1.46
Longview 610 $27610 1.61
Lubbock 1100 $26160 2.09
McAllen 1920 $22220 2.05
Edinburg 1920 $22220 2.05
Mission 1920 $22220 2.05
Midland 540 $28480 1.52
Killeen 1110 $29670 2.18
Temple 1110 $29670 2.18
Odessa 460 $29370 1.59
Sherman 400 $29290 2.39
Denison 400 $29290 2.39
Tyler 1290 $27580 3.42
Victoria 310 $28620 1.88
Waco 850 $28990 2.01
Wichita Falls 460 $27740 2.1
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