Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Medical Transcriptionist make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$81,446 / yrTotal Pay
$45,553 / yrBase Pay
$35,892 / yrAdditional Pay

$81,446

 / yr
$41K$165K
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The estimated total pay for a Medical Transcriptionist is $81,446 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $45,553 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $35,892 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Some related job titles are Acute Care Medical Transcriptionist Salaries with median pay of $79,471, Home-based Medical Transcriptionist Salaries with median pay of $86,491, Medical Scribe Salaries with median pay of $57,892, Medical Language Specialist Salaries with median pay of $85,590.

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Nuance
4.0

Nuance

Medical Transcriptionist - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $6 - $28

$6

$28

$6 - $28 Range

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M*Modal
3.2

M*Modal

Medical Transcriptionist - Hourly

$6

$31

$6 - $31 Range

SoftScript
2.4

SoftScript

Medical Transcriptionist - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $7 - $23

$7

$23

$7 - $23 Range

Keystrokes
1.5

Keystrokes

Medical Transcriptionist - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $7 - $15

$7

$15

$7 - $15 Range

Nuance
4.0

Nuance

Medical Transcriptionist - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $4 - $19

$4

$19

$4 - $19 Range

iMedX
4.1

iMedX

Medical Transcriptionist

$25,685

 /yr
Range: $14K - $42K

$14K

$42K

$14,397 - $42,048 Range

Mayo Clinic
4.0

Mayo Clinic

Medical Transcriptionist - Hourly

$19

$28

$19 - $28 Range

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M*Modal
3.2

M*Modal

Medical Transcriptionist - Hourly

$5

$21

$5 - $21 Range

MedQuist
2.0

MedQuist

Medical Transcriptionist

$25,973

 /yr
Range: $18K - $59K

$18K

$59K

$17,758 - $58,889 Range

Quest Diagnostics
3.5

Quest Diagnostics

Medical Transcriptionist - Hourly

$9

$22

$9 - $22 Range

Quintiles

Quintiles

Medical Transcriptionist

$48,848

 /yr
Range: $45K - $50K

$45K

$50K

$44,955 - $50,352 Range

Patient First
3.7

Patient First

Medical Transcriptionist

$37,932

 /yr
Range: $30K - $60K

$30K

$60K

$29,523 - $60,115 Range

Ascension
3.5

Ascension

Medical Transcriptionist - Hourly

$17

$23

$17 - $23 Range

Scribe America
3.1

Scribe America

Medical Transcriptionist - Hourly

$8

$13

$8 - $13 Range

Aquity Solutions
3.4

Aquity Solutions

Medical Transcriptionist - Hourly

$5

$14

$5 - $14 Range

Layton Construction
4.0

Layton Construction

Medical Transcriptionist

$35,698

 /yr
Range: $35K - $42K

$35K

$42K

$35,335 - $41,918 Range

Precyse
3.0

Precyse

Medical Transcriptionist

$30,653

 /yr
Range: $18K - $69K

$18K

$69K

$18,157 - $69,185 Range

Transcription, Technology & Support
1.9

Transcription, Technology & Support

Medical Transcriptionist - Hourly

$9

 /hr
Range: $9 - $12

$9

$12

$9 - $12 Range

UnitedHealth Group
3.6

UnitedHealth Group

Medical Transcriptionist - Hourly

$17

$25

$17 - $25 Range

Scribe America
3.1

Scribe America

Medical Transcriptionist - Hourly

$9

$11

$9 - $11 Range

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$20

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Transcriptionist with more than 15 years of experience

$17

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Medical Transcriptionist with more than 15 years of experience

$58,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Medical Secretary with 4 to 6 years of experience

$16

/hrAvg Base Salary

12 days ago by a Medical Secretary with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$13

/hrAvg Base Salary

13 days ago by a Medical Transcriptionist with less than one year of experience

$65,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

13 days ago by a Medical Transcriptionist with 10 to 14 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Medical Transcriptionist salaries

The national average salary for a Medical Transcriptionist is $34,728 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Medical Transcriptionist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 16 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Medical Transcriptionist employees.

The highest salary for a Medical Transcriptionist in United States is $45,219 per year.

The lowest salary for a Medical Transcriptionist in United States is $26,670 per year.

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