How much does a Medical Billing Specialist make in the United States? The average Medical Billing Specialist salary in the United States is $44,060 as of September 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $40,999 and $48,177. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Medical Billing Specialist

Medical Billing Specialist reviews and verifies medical bills and invoices with accounts receivable ledger and patients. Ensures record accuracy, follows up, and makes necessary revisions. Being a Medical Billing Specialist processes changes in information system to support accurate and efficient billing process and financial close. Follows proper medical and insurance claim processes. Additionally, Medical Billing Specialist typically requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Medical Billing Specialist works under moderate supervision. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be a Medical Billing Specialist typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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Skills associated with Medical Billing Specialist: Medical Billing, Health Care Operations Software, Medicaid & Medicare Billing, Billing Software

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