$29,728
Avg. Salary
$12.55
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$550

Bonus

$750

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Medical Records Clerk is $12.55 per hour.

The average pay for a Medical Records Clerk is $29,728 per year.

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$0$39K
Salary $20,091 - $39,880
Bonus $75.00 - $1,532
Profit Sharing $750
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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$20,734 - $33,655
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 100
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $9.95 - $15.83
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $13.93 - $25.18
Annual Data $0$33K
Bonus $75.00 - $1,532
Profit Sharing $750
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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$20,734 - $33,655
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,376

Job Description for Medical Records Clerk

Medical records clerks normally report to an office manager or supervisor, and are expected to handle many different roles as regards the handling of records, files, and data. They often help with the handling and filing of data, which can involve filing various patient charts and files in physical form and through computer data entry. In most medical offices, the clerk is expected to scan and file various documents related to prescriptions and prescription files as well.

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Medical Records Clerk Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

20%

8%

-5%

National Average: $26,393

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

For those looking to make money, Entry-Level Medical Records Clerks in Santa Rosa enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 26 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Medical Records Clerks can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+23 percent), Chicago (+11 percent), Baltimore (+11 percent), and San Diego (+9 percent). Chattanooga is the lowest-paying area, 12 percent south of the national average. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Miami and Wilmington (9 percent lower and 8 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Medical Records Clerk

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 233 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
14%

Skills That Affect Medical Records Clerk Salaries

National Average
$26,000


HIPAA Compliance
▼3%

▼3%

Records Management
▼3%

Typing
▼3%


▼5%

Customer Service
▼5%

Phone Support
▼5%

Medical Coding
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 233 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 33%