A Medical Transcriptionist in Calgary, Alberta earns an average wage of C$23.63 per hour.

C$14,093 - C$48,585
C$14K
C$31K
C$49K
MEDIAN: C$31,497
10%
50%
90%
C$14.77 - C$31.10
C$15
C$18
C$31
MEDIAN: C$18.20
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$62K
Salary C$14,093 - C$48,585
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$16,679 - C$62,760
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 16
Hourly Data C$0C$31
Hourly Rate C$14.77 - C$31.10
Overtime C$27.00
Annual Data C$0C$62K
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$16,679 - C$62,760
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 18

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 Job Listings

Key Stats for Medical Transcriptionist

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Skills That Affect Medical Transcriptionist Salaries

Transcription
▼0%

National Average
C$37,000

Medical Terminology
▼2%

Typing
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 27%
dental benefits
Dental: 36%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
no benefits
None: 64%