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Wages for Medical Transcriptionists in KENTUCKY

Location Pay Period 2017
Low Median High
United States Hourly $10.42 $16.95 $24.72
United States Yearly $21,670 $35,250 $51,410
Kentucky Hourly $10.51 $15.75 $22.85
Kentucky Yearly $21,850 $32,750 $47,530
Lexington-Fayette, KY MSA Hourly $12.50 $20.94 $24.29
Lexington-Fayette, KY MSA Yearly $26,000 $43,550 $50,520
Louisville-Jefferson County, KY-IN MSA Hourly $11.82 $18.94 $23.28
Louisville-Jefferson County, KY-IN MSA Yearly $24,590 $39,390 $48,410
Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN MSA Hourly $10.70 $18.37 $24.49
Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN MSA Yearly $22,250 $38,210 $50,930
Evansville, IN-KY MSA Hourly $12.79 $17.29 $27.14
Evansville, IN-KY MSA Yearly $26,600 $35,950 $56,450
West Kentucky BOS Hourly $12.54 $16.75 $23.19
West Kentucky BOS Yearly $26,090 $34,840 $48,230
Elizabethtown, KY MSA Hourly $13.19 $15.73 $19.27
Elizabethtown, KY MSA Yearly $27,430 $32,710 $40,080
South Central Kentucky BOS Hourly $8.89 $15.64 $20.24
South Central Kentucky BOS Yearly $18,490 $32,530 $42,090
Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH MSA Hourly $12.69 $14.73 $18.86
Huntington-Ashland, WV-KY-OH MSA Yearly $26,390 $30,630 $39,240
East Kentucky BOS Hourly $9.93 $12.09 $17.38
East Kentucky BOS Yearly $20,650 $25,150 $36,150
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Occupation Description
Medical Transcriptionists

Transcribe medical reports recorded by physicians and other healthcare practitioners using various electronic devices, covering office visits, emergency room visits, diagnostic imaging studies, operations, chart reviews, and final summaries. Transcribe dictated reports and translate abbreviations into fully understandable form. Edit as necessary and return reports in either printed or electronic form for review and signature, or correction.

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