The average rate for a Medical Transcriptionist is AU$25.28 per hour.

AU$24,000 - AU$56,712
AU$24K
AU$47K
AU$57K
MEDIAN: AU$46,707
10%
50%
90%
AU$19.97 - AU$30.04
AU$20
AU$25
AU$30
MEDIAN: AU$25.31
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$62K
Salary AU$24,000 - AU$56,712
Bonus AU$2,500
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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AU$40,002 - AU$62,634
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 29
Hourly Data AU$0AU$45
Hourly Rate AU$19.97 - AU$30.04
Overtime AU$40.98
Annual Data AU$0AU$62K
Bonus AU$2,500
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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AU$40,002 - AU$62,634
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 139

Job Description for Medical Transcriptionist

A medical transcriptionist transfers codes from doctor’s notes, in order to include the treatments and diagnoses in a document or a computerized database. Some of the work will involve listening to a recording from a medical professional and converting it into speech. It is important to be able to use analytical and listening skills, in order to interpret sentences that involve medical terminology into medical codes.

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Medical Transcriptionist Tasks

  • Identify and return any record errors to physician for correction.
  • Produce medical reports, records, statistics, and administrative material.
  • 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.

Medical Transcriptionist Pay By Employer

$0$41K

$25,000

$31,158

Self-Employed
5 profiles
$15,015

TTS
3 profiles
$24,000

Medical Transcriptionist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Medical Transcriptionist

Pay by Experience for a Medical Transcriptionist has a positive trend. An entry-level Medical Transcriptionist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$48,000 based on 67 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Medical Transcriptionist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$53,000 based on 44 salaries. An experienced Medical Transcriptionist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$53,000 based on 61 salaries. A Medical Transcriptionist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$56,000 based on 41 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$52,150

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Key Stats for Medical Transcriptionist

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
24%

Experience Affects Medical Transcriptionist Salaries

▲8%

▲2%

▲1%

National Average
AU$52,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Medical Transcriptionist Salaries

▲6%

Medical Terminology
▼0%

National Average
AU$52,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 9%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 88%