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Medical Outpatient Admitting Clerk Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$39,794 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical Outpatient Admitting Clerk is $39,794 a year and $19 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Outpatient Admitting Clerk is between $30,119 and $47,810. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Asks questions of new outpatients at hospital or clinic and records data on medical charts.
  • Gets specific information from patient and enters information onto prescribed forms; information may include, but is not limited to, name, address, age, medical history, symptoms, present medications, previous hospitalizations, religion, person to notify in case of emergency, attending physician, insurance coverage, and party responsible for payment.
Medical Outpatient Admitting Clerk Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Interviewers, Except Eligibility and Loan

Job family population: 189,600

Estimated population of Medical Outpatient Admitting Clerk jobs: 18,596

Rate of error: 1.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Medical Outpatient Admitting Clerk Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Business Office Clerk
May 19
Vernon Hills, IL, USA
Surgery Care Affiliates
... the outpatient surgery industry, strategically partners with health plans, medical groups and ... admission and HIPAA documents + Obtain patient/responsible party signatures + Accept and record ...
Experienced Pediatrics Outpatient Medical Assistant CMA or RMA FT/PT
May 5
Chicago, IL, USA
Nava Segall, M.D. Pediatrics
Segall, MD Job Description Medical Assistant Direct Report: Physician Summary of Duties: This ... We hardly ever have to admit to the hospital. I can count on one hand how many inpatients I had ...
Nursing Assistant, Medical Oncology-Outpatient Infusion Center, St. Joe's Hospital, Elgin
May 19
Elgin, United States
Presence Health
Assists with admissions, transfers, morgue transport and discharge of patient. * Replenishes ... Medical, Oncology, Nursing, Clinic, EMR, Healthcare
Coding Compliance Auditor - Medical Records, Full-time
Apr 28
Chicago, United States
... admission and discharged medical records within appropriate timeframes to meet timely billing requirements; assist in coding outpatient records as needed. • Provide coding training and updates for ...
Medical Records Field Technician
May 17
Chicago, United States
CIOX Health
... Admissions, Personal Care, Mental Health, Chiropractic, Patient Services, Health Information Specialist, Medical Records Clerk, Clinical Care, or any other similar fields that has working knowledge ...
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