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Medical Billing Clerk in the United States

How much does a Medical Billing Clerk earn in the United States? The average Medical Billing Clerk salary in the United States is $37,954 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $34,359 and $41,730. 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 Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Responsible for reviewing, researching, coding, and generating third party billing for a medical facility. Completes and verifies ICD-10 coding. Inputs and maintains all payment records in database or systems. Performs basic customer service for routine patient or other inquiries. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience.

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  1. This Job:

    Medical Billing Clerk

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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    Medical Billing Specialist

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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