The average pay for an Entry-Level Medical Transcriptionist is C$17.31 per hour.

C$13,681 - C$49,765
C$14K
C$34K
C$50K
MEDIAN: C$33,684
10%
50%
90%
C$11.13 - C$22.50
C$11
C$17
C$22
MEDIAN: C$17.19
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$49K
Salary C$13,681 - C$49,765
Bonus C$1,100
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$21,664 - C$48,385
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 73
Hourly Data C$0C$28
Hourly Rate C$11.13 - C$22.50
Overtime C$18.00
Annual Data C$0C$48K
Bonus C$1,100
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$21,664 - C$48,385
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 197

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$35,021

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Medical Transcriptionist

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
10%

Skills That Affect Medical Transcriptionist Salaries

National Average
C$35,000

Medical Terminology
▼1%

▼7%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 30%
no benefits
None: 63%