Billing Administrator Salary

Average Billing Administrators in the United States make around $16.97 per hour. Health benefits are not claimed by all — just under a fourth lack any form of coverage — but a strong majority have medical insurance, and a majority have dental, too. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The vast majority (89 percent) of Billing Administrators who took the survey are female. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$26,601 - $58,127

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$13.11 - $21.64

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$26,601 - $58,127  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,500  
Profit Sharing
$1,173 - $2,035  
Total Pay (?
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$27,497 - $54,160  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 102
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$13.11 - $21.64  
   
Overtime
$21.09 - $35.48  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,500  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,173 - $2,035  
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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$27,497 - $54,160  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 132
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Job Description for Billing Administrator

Billing administrators usually work a regular nine to five shift in an office setting. They typically will deal with many different types of co-workers, including sales team members and other billing members. They usually report back to a billing manager who oversees the entire billing department. A few years of experience is usually required, as is either an associate's degree or equivalent. Billing administrators need to be organized and juggle a number of tasks. The position is very computer intensive and MS Office Suite knowledge, knowledge of accounting billing systems, and general search engine skills are a must.

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Billing Administrators generally report applying a varied skill set to their work. Most notably, skills in Medical Coding, Accounting, Microsoft Excel, and Collections are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 8 percent and 15 percent. Skills that pay less than market rate include Medicaid & Medicare Billing, Accounts Payable, and Accounts Receivable. It is not unusual for someone who knows Accounts Receivable to be familiar with Billing as well.

Pay by Experience Level for Billing Administrator

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


For Billing Administrators, experience does not seem to be a major factor in determining pay. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $34K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $38K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Billing Administrators make a median salary of $41K. Ultimately, more time spent in the workforce does seem to translate to bigger paychecks; seasoned veterans with more than 20 years of experience report a median income of $45K.

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Experience Affects Billing Administrator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 16%


National Average
$39,000



Skills That Affect Billing Administrator Salaries

Medical Coding
up arrow 15%

Accounting
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 8%

Collections
up arrow 2%

Billing
0%

National Average
$39,000

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 4%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 4%

Medicaid & Medicare Billing
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 50 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 74% dental benefits Dental: 59%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 22%
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