Senior Medical Transcriptionist Salary (United States)

A Senior Medical Transcriptionist earns an average wage of $17.09 per hour. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.
Senior Medical Transcriptionist Total Pay (?
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$23,350 - $54,107
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $35,395
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Senior Medical Transcriptionist Total Pay (?
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$12.92 - $22.38
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$23,350 - $54,107  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,208  
Profit Sharing
$984 - $2,948  
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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$26,448 - $48,371  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 217
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.92 - $22.38  
   
Overtime
$15.55 - $33.20  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,208  
   
Profit Sharing
$984 - $2,948  
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).
)
$26,448 - $48,371  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 217
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Job Description for Senior Medical Transcriptionist

  • Translate medical jargon and abbreviations into their expanded forms.
  • Transcribe, review and input dictation for a variety of medical reports such as patient histories, consultation, or discharge summaries.
  • Identify and return any record errors to physician for correction.
  • Produce medical reports, records, statistics, and administrative material.

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Experience Affects Senior Medical Transcriptionist Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
$36,000
Experienced
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Job Satisfaction

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Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
100%
female alumni
 
Male
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
1%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
59%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 54%
vision benefits Vision: 41% employee benefits None: 26%
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