Careers and Employment
The Medical Office Certificate prepares students for entry level positions in a medical office. Students gain knowledge of medical terminology, transcription, pharmacology, coding, and patient billing. Places of employment may include hospitals and clinics.
West Central Illinois wage information from the Illinois Career Information System for Medical Secretaries is listed below:
|Area||Entry Annual Salary||Median Annual Salary||Experienced Annual Salary|
|West Central EDR||$20,097||$24,387||$27,704|