Records Technician Salary

For Records Technicians, hourly average wages total $14.07 per hour. Career duration is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Most people in this profession are content with their work, and moderate levels of job satisfaction are reported. Medical and dental coverage is claimed by a strong majority, and a fair number earn vision coverage. Female Records Technicians make up most of the survey respondents at 77 percent. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$24,161 - $49,463
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$35K
$49K
MEDIAN: $34,675
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$11.33 - $20.65
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$24,161 - $49,463  
   
Total Pay (?
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$24,024 - $46,391  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$11.33 - $20.65  
   
Overtime
$18.82  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
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$24,024 - $46,391  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 51

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Job Description for Records Technician

Records technicians are generally responsible for maintaining accurate confidential records – both computerized and hard copies. They are typically employed in the health care/medical field, though they do work in a wide range of fields. The position may be part-time or full-time and is generally within traditional business hours.

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Records Technician Tasks

  • Enter reports, court paper services, NCIC entries, and distributs to appropriate agencies.
  • Maintain files and logs.
  • Mail offense reports to insurance companies.
  • Run background checks.

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Pay by Experience Level for Records Technician

Pay by Experience for a Records Technician has a positive trend. An entry-level Records Technician with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 42 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Records Technician with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Records Technician which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 16 salaries. A Records Technician with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 5 salaries.

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Key Stats for Records Technician

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Records Technician Salaries

Late-Career
▲30%

Experienced
▲14%

National Average
$31,000

Entry-Level
▼1%

Mid-Career
▼5%

Skills That Affect Records Technician Salaries

National Average
$31,000


Customer Service
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 15%