Billing Assistant Salary

Women make up the vast majority of Billing Assistants in the United States. The average pay in this industry is approximately $14.71 per hour. Career duration and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most Billing Assistants are fairly content with their jobs, and work satisfaction falls in line with the national average. Health benefits are not claimed by all — roughly a fourth lack any form of coverage — but the larger part have medical insurance, and more than two-fifths have dental, too. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$25,912 - $58,175
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$58K
MEDIAN: $40,134
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$10.76 - $18.39
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MEDIAN: $14.71
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$25,912 - $58,175  
   
Bonus
$178.73 - $5,034  
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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$23,232 - $50,068  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 53
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.76 - $18.39  
   
Overtime
$15.32 - $37.77  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$178.73 - $5,034  
   
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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$23,232 - $50,068  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 109

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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

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

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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
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Billing Assistant Salaries

Mid-Career
▲22%

Experienced
▲10%

National Average
$32,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Billing Assistant Salaries

Accounts Receivable
▲23%

National Average
$32,000

Data Entry
▼1%

▼4%

Insurance
▼8%

Customer Service
▼8%

Medical Coding
▼11%

Collections
▼14%

Microsoft Excel
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 27%
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