The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Medical Billing Specialist in Houston, Texas is $16.88.
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Job Description for Medical Billing Specialist
Medical billing specialists are responsible for improving processes and resolving issues related to medical billing within a healthcare organization, as well as facilitating billing processes with standardized practices and assisting with accounting and customer service. These specialists have strong interpersonal skills to assist patients, physicians, and other health professionals and use their problem-solving abilities to resolve conflicts caused by billing errors. They generally work with a …Read more
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Skills in Claim Handling, Data Entry, Insurance and Accounts Receivable are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Billing.
Pay by Experience Level for Medical Billing Specialist
An early career Medical Billing Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.62 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Medical Billing Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.02 based on 26 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $18.
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Employees with Medical Billing Specialist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 21.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (17.0% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (6.2% more).
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