How Much Do Medical Billers Make?

Medical billing professionals earned an average of $36,770 annually in 2012. The top 10% of earners in the field make over $56,00 per year, and the lowest-paid make $22,250 or less.

The table below shows the average salaries for the highest-paying industries that employ medical billers:

Industry

Salary

Pharmaceutical Manufacturing $66,060
Insurance and Employee Benefit Funds $51,840
Scientific R&D Services $48,060
Grantmaking and Giving Services $46,840
Federal Government $46,280

Figures courtesy of the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Employment & Wages database.