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Average Medical Billing Specialist Hourly Pay

$16.59
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$960
Bonus
$10,000
Commission
$1,300
Profit Sharing
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The average hourly pay for a Medical Billing Specialist is $16.59.
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$12.89
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$16.59
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$21.21
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Hourly Rate
$13 - $21
Bonus
$198 - $3,108
Profit Sharing
$246 - $4,000
Commission
$2,474 - $11,899
Total Pay
$27,265 - $45,876
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What Do Medical Billing Specialists Do?

Job Satisfaction for Medical Billing Specialist

4 out of 5
(828)
Highly Satisfied
35Reviews
The top respondents for the job title Medical Billing Specialist are from the companies Cerner Corporation, Change Healthcare and Teamhealth, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Conifer Health Solutions where the average pay is $18.30. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include DaVita Inc. and Cerner Corporation, earning around $17.15 and $17.11, respectively. Laboratory Corporation of America (LabCorp) pays the lowest at around $12.82. Change Healthcare and UnitedHealth Group also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $14.66 and $15.84, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Medical Billing Specialists?

Skills in Claim Handling, Insurance, Medicaid & Medicare Billing and Accounts Receivable are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Medical Billing Specialists?

An entry-level Medical Billing Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.59 based on 169 salaries. An early career Medical Billing Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.50 based on 1,390 salaries. A mid-career Medical Billing Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.88 based on 985 salaries. An experienced Medical Billing Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.69 based on 1,221 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $18.
Employees with Medical Billing Specialist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 19.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (15.7% more) and Phoenix, Arizona (6.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (3.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 4,469 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.8%
Early Career
31.1%
Mid Career
22.0%
Experienced
27.3%
Late Career
15.8%