The average rate for a Medicare Biller is $16.96 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$25,390 - $63,023
$25K
$42K
$63K
MEDIAN: $42,000
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50%
90%

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$11.92 - $22.46
$12
$17
$22
MEDIAN: $16.96
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$25,390 - $63,023  
   
Bonus
$500  
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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$25,051 - $48,421  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.92 - $22.46  
   
Overtime
$27.18  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$500  
   
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).
)
$25,051 - $48,421  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 80

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Job Description for Medicare Biller

Medicare biller positions are available throughout the health care industry, namely in organizations that bill patients through insurance companies. The requirements for these jobs usually include a high school diploma or equivalent, as well as some relevant experience in the medical insurance industry. Although generally not required, some positions may give preference to applicants with a bachelor’s degree in fields such as finance, business management, and health care administration. This job also requires proficiency with basic computer programs and excellent communication skills, as well as knowledge of the Medicare guidelines and the ability to read and interpret them accurately. Additionally, some companies require specific training in topics such as medical coding and terminology.

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Medicare Biller Tasks

  • Verify accuracy of billing data and revise any errors.
  • Review and retain medical records in order to compute fees and charges due.
  • Prepare bills or invoices, and record amount due for medical procedures and services.
  • Contact patients in order to obtain or relay account information.

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Pay by Experience Level for Medicare Biller

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

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Key Stats for Medicare Biller

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
046
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Medicare Biller Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 12%

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%


National Average
$36,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 20%

Skills That Affect Medicare Biller Salaries


National Average
$36,000


Billing
up arrow 9%

Insurance
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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