Medical transcriptionists are most often employed by the General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals industry. The average yearly wage for Medical transcriptionists was $23,806 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Medical transcriptionists by wage are Personal care & service workers, all other , Packers & packagers, hand, and Pressers, textile, garment, & related materials.
Medical transcriptionists are part of the Healthcare Support Occupations, along with Home health aides, Personal care aides, Nursing assistants, Orderlies and psychiatric aides, Occupational therapy assistants & aides, and 9 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Medical transcriptionists are Denver City (Northwest) PUMA, CO, Bakersfield City (West) PUMA, CA, and Hanover, Powhatan, Goochland, New Kent, King William & Charles City Counties PUMA, VA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Medical transcriptionists are Denver City (Northwest) PUMA, CO, Orlando City (Univ. of Central Florida) & Union Park PUMA, FL, and Tucson City (Northwest) PUMA, AZ.