Medical Records Transcriptionist Salary in the United States

How much does a Medical Records Transcriptionist make in the United States? The average Medical Records Transcriptionist salary in the United States is $46,083 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $41,048 and $51,373. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Skills Associated with Medical Records Transcriptionist: Medical Terminology, Transcription

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Medical Records Transcriptionist transcribes medical dictation by physicians and other medical practitioners pertaining to patients assessment, diagnostics, therapy, and other medical reports. Understands medical terminology and the use of transcription software and equipment. Being a Medical Records Transcriptionist requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. Additionally, Medical Records Transcriptionist may require Registered Healthcare Documentation Specialist (RHDS). The Medical Records Transcriptionist gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be a Medical Records Transcriptionist typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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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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City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
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City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
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City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
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City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
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