Billing Assistants in the United States are largely female. The average salary of the entire group is approximately $14.55 per hour. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Although the greater part have medical coverage and roughly two-fifths have dental coverage, just under one in three claim no health benefits at all. Among folks in this role, job satisfaction levels approximately match the national average. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$25,293 - $58,175
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MEDIAN: $38,263
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$10.27 - $17.89
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$25,293 - $58,175  
   
Bonus
$176.17 - $5,068  
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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$22,581 - $45,191  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 43
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.27 - $17.89  
   
Overtime
$15.07 - $37.63  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$176.17 - $5,068  
   
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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$22,581 - $45,191  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 115

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Job Description for Billing Assistant

Billing assistants create and send invoices, keep track of money owed by customers, and update records with new payments and customer information. They also send out reminders for payments and work directly with customers to follow up regarding money owed.

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Billing Assistant Tasks

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

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Billing Assistant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Billing Assistant?

Billing Assistant in Orem:
"Accounts payable."
Pros: Every situation is different. I get to solve problems and reconcile accounts, accept payment and invoice for services. I also return calls and answer questions about the company. Work culture.
Cons: It's very stressful. Most days it feels like there's not enough time to get all that I need to done.

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Key Stats for Billing Assistant

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
061
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
1%
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Experience Affects Billing Assistant Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 24%

Experienced
up arrow 8%

National Average
$31,000


Skills That Affect Billing Assistant Salaries

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 25%

Data Entry
up arrow 2%

National Average
$31,000

up arrow 1%

Insurance
up arrow 4%

Customer Service
up arrow 6%

Medical Coding
up arrow 9%

Collections
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 34%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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