Biller Salary

Most Billers in the United States are women. The workforce as a whole earns a median of approximately $15.02 per hour. Experience level and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most Billers report high levels of job satisfaction. Although the greater part have medical coverage and about one-half have dental coverage, around one in three claim no health benefits at all. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$28,142 - $51,339
(Median)
$28K
$39K
$51K
MEDIAN: $39,245
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$10.95 - $19.72
(Median)
$11
$15
$20
MEDIAN: $15.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$28,142 - $51,339  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,383  
Profit Sharing
$1,125  
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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$23,550 - $45,346  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 136
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.95 - $19.72  
   
Overtime
$15.71 - $29.88  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,383  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,125  
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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$23,550 - $45,346  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 655
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Job Description for Biller

A biller works in an administrative capacity to prepare bills or invoices, as well as provide additional administrative support as needed. They record the amount due for goods and services that are offered by their company, contact customers to obtain and deliver billing information, and ensure the accuracy of (and fix any errors in) billing data. Billers also must review records to accurately assess fees and charges that may be due, as well as processes payments and adjustments. They may also be in charge of summarizing and reconciling invoice totals on a spreadsheet. A biller often works in a billing department with other billers, and they generally work in an office setting during regular business hours.

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Biller Tasks

  • Gather, process, and disburse information related to billing.
  • Create documentation relevant to billing activities.
  • Communicate with relevant parties regarding account and billing issues.

Common Career Paths for Biller


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While not commonly seen, Billers who transition into a Billing Supervisor position may see a rise in pay. The median salary for Billing Supervisors is $41K per year. Becoming a Medical Biller is, more often than not, the most common role that Billers move into when they're ready for the next step in their career. A median salary for a Medical Biller is $30K. Another frequent advance is for Billers to assume an Office Manager role; in this role, workers often take home $38K.

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Popular Skills for Biller


Billers report using a wide range of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Accounting, Bookkeeping, Collections, and Insurance are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts of 7 percent, 6 percent, 5 percent, and 5 percent, respectively. Those familiar with Billing also tend to know Medicaid & Medicare Billing.

Pay by Experience Level for Biller

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


For Billers, level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. The average inexperienced worker's salary is approximately $30K, and people with five to 10 years of experience bring in more at around $34K on average. For Billers, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $36K. Survey participants who have spent more than 20 years on the job report a predictably higher median income of $42K, demonstrating that compensation is roughly commensurate with experience in the end.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $32,660

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

New York offers some of the highest pay in the country for Billers, 17 percent above the national average. Billers will also find cushy salaries in Sacramento (+16 percent), Houston (+9 percent), Victoria (+9 percent), and Baltimore (+8 percent).

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Experience Affects Biller Salaries




National Average
$33,000


Skills That Affect Biller Salaries


Bookkeeping
up arrow 6%

Collections
up arrow 5%

Insurance
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Billing
0%

National Average
$33,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Medicaid & Medicare Billing
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 141 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
medical benefits
Vision: 39%
dental benefits
None: 34%
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