The average hourly pay for a Medical Office Specialist is $13.71.
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Job Description for Medical Office Specialist
Medical office specialists are employed by a variety of health practices as the first line of communication with their patients. They typically work at a front desk or reception area and are primarily responsible for effectively communicating with patients and medical professionals. The main duties of a medical office specialist include scheduling appointments, answering phone inquiries, assisting patients with the check-in and check-out process, and verifying patient registration and insurance …Read more
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Popular Skills for Medical Office Specialist
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Customer Service, Scheduling and Electronic Medical Records (EMR) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Medical Coding and Insurance.
Pay by Experience Level for Medical Office Specialist
An entry-level Medical Office Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.99 based on 93 salaries. An early career Medical Office Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.35 based on 182 salaries. A mid-career Medical Office Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.82 based on 104 salaries. An experienced Medical Office Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.76 based on 89 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $15.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Medical Office Specialist in their job title in Nashville, Tennessee earn an average of 13.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Kansas City, Missouri (11.2% more) and Jacksonville, Florida (9.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Corpus Christi, Texas (9.8% less) and San Antonio, Texas (5.4% less).
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