Medical Transcriptionist with Medical Terminology Skills Salary (Canada)

A Medical Transcriptionist with Medical Terminology skills earns an average wage of C$18.79 per hour.

C$12,798 - C$50,150
C$13K
C$36K
C$50K
MEDIAN: C$35,696
10%
50%
90%
C$13.07 - C$25.61
C$13
C$19
C$26
MEDIAN: C$19.48
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$53K
Salary C$12,798 - C$50,150
Bonus C$1,500
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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C$23,103 - C$53,669
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 35
Hourly Data C$0C$30
Hourly Rate C$13.07 - C$25.61
Hourly Tips C$1.19
Overtime C$21.50
Annual Data C$0C$53K
Bonus C$1,500
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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C$23,103 - C$53,669
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 106

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.

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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 C$35,000 based on 54 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 C$40,000 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Medical Transcriptionist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$42,000 based on 17 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 C$47,000 based on 16 salaries.

Key Stats for Medical Transcriptionist

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
21%

Experience Affects Medical Transcriptionist Salaries

Late-Career
▲19%

Experienced
▲7%

Mid-Career
▲3%

National Average
C$39,000

Entry-Level
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 42%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
vision benefits
Vision: 31%
no benefits
None: 56%