Entry-Level Billing Specialist Salary

Average Entry-Level Billing Specialists make around $15.14 per hour. Women make up the vast majority of Entry-Level Billing Specialists (86 percent) who answered the questionnaire. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Billing Specialists is high. Around one in four of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, a strong majority report medical coverage and the larger part claim dental coverage as well. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$29,679 - $52,188
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$40K
$52K
MEDIAN: $39,561
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$12.04 - $19.40
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MEDIAN: $15.24
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$0$52K
Salary $29,679 - $52,188
Bonus $288.28 - $3,996
Profit Sharing $1,300
Commission $2,200
Total Pay (?
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$25,838 - $45,262
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 294
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $12.04 - $19.40
Overtime $17.62 - $32.25
Annual Data $0$45K
Bonus $288.28 - $3,996
Commission $2,200
Profit Sharing $1,300
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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$25,838 - $45,262
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,015

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

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Billing Specialist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $33,261

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

For Entry-Level Billing Specialists, Los Angeles provides a pay rate that is 24 percent greater than the national average. Entry-Level Billing Specialists can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Dallas (+16 percent), Chicago (+15 percent), San Diego (+14 percent), and Phoenix (+11 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Cleveland, 10 percent below the national average. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Indianapolis (6 percent less) and Portland (4 percent less).

Billing Specialist Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Billing Specialist in Aurora:
"Do Not Expect Organization."
Be open to teaching yourself in order to give your best.

Billing Specialist in Atlanta:
"Lack of growth opportunities."

Billing Specialist in Olympia:
"Don't Get Overloaded."
Have a clear description of job duties. Otherwise employers will add on lots more work than what the title indicates.

Key Stats for Billing Specialist

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 252 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
18%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Billing Specialist Salaries

Accounting
▲6%

Data Analysis
▲5%

Microsoft Office
▼0%

National Average
$33,000



Accounts Payable
▼2%

Billing
▼3%

Customer Service
▼3%

▼4%

bill collections
▼4%

Collections
▼7%


Insurance
▼8%

Medical Coding
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 252 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 26%
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