Senior Medical Billing Specialist Salary

Most Senior Medical Billing Specialists in the United States are women. The workforce as a whole earns a median of approximately $18.59 per hour. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by experience level. Medical benefits are awarded to a strong majority, and the greater part earn dental coverage. The majority of Senior Medical Billing Specialists claim high levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$34,742 - $63,833
$35K
$50K
$64K
MEDIAN: $49,532
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$14.66 - $24.15
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MEDIAN: $18.59
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$0$63K
Salary $34,742 - $63,833
Bonus $2,000
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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$31,038 - $55,801
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 31
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $14.66 - $24.15
Overtime $20.55 - $33.62
Annual Data $0$55K
Bonus $2,000
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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$31,038 - $55,801
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 113

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United States (change)

Job Description for Senior Medical Billing Specialist

  • 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.

Common Career Paths for Senior Medical Billing Specialist


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Many Senior Medical Billing Specialists move into Billing Manager roles, in which average pay is a slightly higher $46K per year.

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Popular Skills for Senior Medical Billing Specialist


Survey takers who work as Senior Medical Billing Specialists usually report a few specific skills. Most notably, skills in Billing, Accounts Receivable, Medicaid & Medicare Billing, and Medical Coding are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Medical Coding. Most people experienced in Medicaid & Medicare Billing also know Accounts Receivable.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Medical Billing Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Senior Medical Billing Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Senior Medical Billing Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 27 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Senior Medical Billing Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 50 salaries. An experienced Senior Medical Billing Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 74 salaries. A Senior Medical Billing Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 42 salaries.

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Key Stats for Senior Medical Billing Specialist

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
23%
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United States (change)

Experience Affects Senior Medical Billing Specialist Salaries

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National Average
$41,000

▼1%

▼6%

▼7%

Skills That Affect Senior Medical Billing Specialist Salaries

Accounts Receivable
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Billing
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National Average
$41,000



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
no benefits
None: 18%
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