How much does a Medical Billing Clerk make in the United States? The average Medical Billing Clerk salary in the United States is $41,752 as of October 27, 2022, but the range typically falls between $37,805 and $45,912. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Medical Billing Clerk

Medical Billing Clerk is responsible for reviewing, researching, coding, and generating third party billing for a medical facility. Completes and verifies ICD-10 coding. Being a Medical Billing Clerk inputs and maintains all payment records in database or systems. Performs basic customer service for routine patient or other inquiries. Additionally, Medical Billing Clerk requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Medical Billing Clerk works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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Skills associated with Medical Billing Clerk: ICD-10 Coding, Medicaid & Medicare Billing, Health Care Operations Software, Medical Billing ...More

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