A Medical Scribe with Electronic Medical Records (EMR) skills earns an average wage of $12.44 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$21,532 - $54,631
$22K
$33K
$55K
MEDIAN: $32,527
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$9.25 - $16.76
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MEDIAN: $12.44
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$21,532 - $54,631  
   
Bonus
$103.65 - $2,508  
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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$19,508 - $36,392  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.25 - $16.76  
   
Overtime
$12.46 - $25.54  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$103.65 - $2,508  
   
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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$19,508 - $36,392  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 508

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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Scribe

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

Key Stats for Medical Scribe

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 73 votes.
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Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Medical Scribe Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 19%

Late-Career
up arrow 19%

Experienced
up arrow 17%

National Average
$27,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 73 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
dental benefits
None: 45%
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