Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Transcriptionist make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$65,153 / yrTotal Pay
$40,313 / yrBase Pay
$24,840 / yrAdditional Pay

$65,153

 / yr
$29K$456K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Transcriptionist is $65,153 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $40,313 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 $24,840 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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Rev
3.9

Rev

Transcriptionist - Hourly

$7

 /hr
Range: $1 - $28
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$1

$28

$1 - $28 Range

23 Jobs
Rev
3.9

Rev

Transcriptionist - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $2 - $30

$2

$30

$2 - $30 Range

Rev
3.9

Rev

Transcriptionist - Hourly Contractor

$2

$20

$2 - $20 Range

Allegis Transcription
3.1

Allegis Transcription

Transcriptionist - Hourly Contractor

$13

 /hr
Range: $3 - $24

$3

$24

$3 - $24 Range

Copytalk Business Services

Transcriptionist - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $8 - $13

$8

$13

$8 - $13 Range

Rev
3.9

Rev

Transcriptionist - Hourly

$3

$20

$3 - $20 Range

3Play Media
3.9

3Play Media

Transcriptionist - Hourly Contractor

$12

 /hr
Range: $7 - $22

$7

$22

$7 - $22 Range

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TranscribeMe
3.6

TranscribeMe

Transcriptionist - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $1 - $32

$1

$32

$1 - $32 Range

TranscribeMe
3.6

TranscribeMe

Transcriptionist - Hourly Contractor

$8

 /hr
Range: $2 - $23

$2

$23

$2 - $23 Range

TranscribeMe
3.6

TranscribeMe

Transcriptionist - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $2 - $23

$2

$23

$2 - $23 Range

Rev
3.9

Rev

Transcriptionist - Hourly

$8

$26

$8 - $26 Range

GMR Transcription
4.2

GMR Transcription

Transcriptionist - Hourly Contractor

$14

 /hr
Range: $5 - $30

$5

$30

$5 - $30 Range

Net Transcripts
3.2

Net Transcripts

Transcriptionist - Hourly Contractor

$7

 /hr
Range: $3 - $20

$3

$20

$3 - $20 Range

GoTranscript
4.0

GoTranscript

Transcriptionist - Hourly

$3

 /hr
Range: $2 - $14

$2

$14

$2 - $14 Range

Rev
3.9

Rev

Transcriptionist - Hourly

$3

$43

$3 - $43 Range

Verbit
4.0

Verbit

Transcriptionist - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $1 - $31

$1

$31

$1 - $31 Range

SpeakWrite
2.6

SpeakWrite

Transcriptionist - Hourly Contractor

$10

 /hr
Range: $4 - $18

$4

$18

$4 - $18 Range

Copytalk
2.9

Copytalk

Transcriptionist - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $7 - $10

$7

$10

$7 - $10 Range

2.9

Gainesville Student Business Services

Transcriptionist - Hourly

$10

 /hr
Range: $10 - $14

$10

$14

$10 - $14 Range

Babbletype
2.4

Babbletype

Transcriptionist - Hourly Contractor

$6

 /hr
Range: $2 - $12

$2

$12

$2 - $12 Range

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Recent User Submitted Salaries for Medical Transcriptionist/Editor in United States of America

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$12

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

$9

/hrAvg Base Salary

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

$22

/hrAvg Base Salary

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

$10

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

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$2,000

/moAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Transcriptionist with 4 to 6 years of experience

$25

/hrAvg Base Salary

11 days ago by a Speech Recognition Medical Transcriptionist Editor with more than 15 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Transcriptionist salaries

The national average salary for a Transcriptionist is $44,714 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Transcriptionist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 9 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Transcriptionist employees.

The highest salary for a Transcriptionist in United States is $74,134 per year.

The lowest salary for a Transcriptionist in United States is $26,969 per year.

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