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Transcriptionist Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$45,040 (USD)

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Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Transcriptionist is $45,040 a year and $22 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Transcriptionist is between $33,907 and $54,251. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

  • Transcribes dictated recordings made by physicians and other health care professionals into medical reports, correspondence, and other administrative materials in accordance with specific standards for medical records.
  • Uses computer or word processor and understands medical terminology to accurately transcribe dictated recording or written notes into a format that is clear and comprehensible for the reader.
  • Edits and corrects as necessary for accuracy and clarity.
Transcriptionist Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Medical Transcriptionists

Job family population: 55,880

Estimated population of Transcriptionist jobs: 52,075

Rate of error: 2.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Transcriptionist Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Administrative Assistant - Transcription Services
Jun 20
Seattle, WA, USA
Pace Staffing Network
... in the Transcription department for this well know and highly respected Seattle Healthcare organization. You will provide phone support by answering questions from internal staff or community ...
Transcription Specialist or Data Entry #12433616
Jun 17
Seattle, WA, USA
TripleNet Technologies, Inc.
The primary focus is in the area of technical clerical services support in a legal office environment. backlog in transcription, so medical terminology and transcription skills would be quite ...
Transcriptionist - Remote
May 22
Seattle, WA, USA
Are you looking for a flexible job where you can work from home? Make your own schedule? Earn great money while sitting in your pajamas? You have found the right spot. Literably is looking for ...
Talent Coodrinator
Mar 28
Renton, WA, USA
Allegis Transcription
This includes movement of transcription candidates through the application funnel, interviewing and talent assessment, and engagement support activities. Additionally, this role provides HR ...
Customer Service/Administrative Paid Internship
May 9
Seattle, WA, USA
Apex Learning
... transcript fulfillment. Job Qualifications and Requirements: * Customer Service/Support experience * Experience with enterprise software solutions and large, complex organizations. * Excellent ...
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