Biller, Medical or Dental Office Salary

Women make up the vast majority of Medical or Dental Office Billers in the United States. The average pay in this industry is approximately $15.06 per hour. The majority of Medical or Dental Office Billers claim high levels of job satisfaction. Approximately one-half report receiving medical coverage from their employers and over a third collect dental insurance. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$24,190 - $52,969
(Median)
$24K
$40K
$53K
MEDIAN: $39,739
10%
50%
90%

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$10.20 - $20.37
(Median)
$10
$15
$20
MEDIAN: $15.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$24,190 - $52,969  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,009  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$21,878 - $45,340  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 21
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$10.20 - $20.37  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $25.39  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,009  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$21,878 - $45,340  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 153
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Job Description for Biller, Medical or Dental Office

  • Prepare bills or invoices, and record amount due for medical procedures and services.
  • Contact patients in order to obtain or relay account information.
  • Verify accuracy of billing data and revise any errors.
  • Review and retain medical records in order to compute fees and charges due.

Common Career Paths for Biller, Medical or Dental Office


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Medical or Dental Office Billers who transition into an upper level Medical Billing Specialist position will not necessarily make much more than they do in their current role. The average Medical Billing Specialist makes $31K a year.

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Survey takers who work as Medical or Dental Office Billers usually report a few specific skills. Medical Coding and Medicaid & Medicare Billing are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. It is not unusual for someone who knows Medicaid & Medicare Billing to be familiar with Medical Coding as well.

Pay by Experience Level for Biller, Medical or Dental Office

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $27K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $33K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $38K in this role. People who have worked for more than 20 years report a median income no higher than the median for folks with 10 to 20 years of experience.

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Experience Affects Biller, Medical or Dental Office Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 18%

Late-Career
up arrow 18%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$32,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 17%

Skills That Affect Biller, Medical or Dental Office Salaries

Medical Coding
up arrow 4%

National Average
$32,000

Medicaid & Medicare Billing
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 50% dental benefits Dental: 35%
vision benefits Vision: 20% employee benefits None: 42%
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