Medical Scribe salary in United States

How much does a Medical Scribe make in the United States?

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The average salary for a medical scribe is $14.08 per hour in the United States. 7.3k salaries reported, updated at January 17, 2022.

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Highest paying cities for Medical Scribes in United States

  1. Brooklyn, NY
    $17.62 per hour
    131 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $17.08 per hour
    94 salaries reported
  3. Phoenix, AZ
    $14.87 per hour
    82 salaries reported
  1. Las Vegas, NV
    $14.03 per hour
    20 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $13.49 per hour
    101 salaries reported
  3. Orlando, FL
    $12.98 per hour
    87 salaries reported
  1. Dallas, TX
    $12.52 per hour
    129 salaries reported
  2. Miami, FL
    $12.17 per hour
    50 salaries reported
  3. San Antonio, TX
    $11.86 per hour
    103 salaries reported
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Where can a Medical Scribe earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Medical Scribes

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BLS Certification
Top specialties
Urgent Care

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Most common benefits for Medical Scribes

  • Employee discount
  • Health savings account
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) matching
  • Flexible schedule
  • 401(k)
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Employee assistance program
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Salary satisfaction

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26% of Medical Scribes in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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