Medical transcriptionist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Medical transcriptionist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $46,711
Alabama $34,307
Arkansas $30,311
Arizona $26,689
California $38,460
Colorado $38,290
Connecticut $34,480
District of Columbia $27,540
Delaware $30,030
Florida $34,300
Georgia $31,970
Hawaii $25,040
Iowa $34,630
Idaho $29,533
Illinois $30,719
Indiana $32,746
Kansas $32,630
Kentucky $33,111
Louisiana $30,090
Massachusetts $35,610
Maryland $42,660
Maine $35,550
Michigan $31,430
Minnesota $42,630
Missouri $34,570
Mississippi $30,470
Montana $32,700
North Carolina $33,550
North Dakota $35,080
Nebraska $34,790
New Hampshire $39,420
New Jersey $42,050
New Mexico $36,610
Nevada $34,770
New York $40,140
Ohio $37,300
Oklahoma $36,950
Oregon $37,820
Pennsylvania $35,780
Puerto Rico $24,800
Rhode Island $37,510
South Carolina $35,480
South Dakota $34,650
Tennessee $32,720
Texas $29,730
Utah $32,380
Virginia $32,030
Vermont $39,880
Washington $37,690
Wisconsin $40,110
West Virginia $33,690
Wyoming $38,840

How do medical transcriptionist salaries compare to similar careers?

Medical transcriptionists earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than community health workers but more than pharmacy technicians.

Career Median Salary
Community health worker salary $39K
Endoscopy technician salary $38K
Ophthalmic medical technician salary $35K
Psychiatric technician salary $35K
Optician salary $34K
Medical transcriptionist salary $32K
Dental assistant salary $32K
Phlebotomist salary $31K
Veterinary technologist salary $30K
Pharmacy technician salary $30K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)