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What Is the Average Medical Scribe Salary by State

State Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
New York $33,605 $2,800 $646 $16.16
New Hampshire $32,562 $2,714 $626 $15.65
California $32,229 $2,686 $620 $15.49
Vermont $30,764 $2,564 $592 $14.79
Idaho $30,363 $2,530 $584 $14.60
Massachusetts $30,165 $2,514 $580 $14.50
Wyoming $30,017 $2,501 $577 $14.43
Maine $29,804 $2,484 $573 $14.33
Washington $29,377 $2,448 $565 $14.12
Hawaii $29,319 $2,443 $564 $14.10
West Virginia $29,200 $2,433 $562 $14.04
Pennsylvania $29,060 $2,422 $559 $13.97
Connecticut $28,624 $2,385 $550 $13.76
Montana $28,401 $2,367 $546 $13.65
New Jersey $28,229 $2,352 $543 $13.57
Rhode Island $28,127 $2,344 $541 $13.52
Arizona $28,109 $2,342 $541 $13.51
Indiana $27,929 $2,327 $537 $13.43
Alaska $27,897 $2,325 $536 $13.41
North Dakota $27,717 $2,310 $533 $13.33
Maryland $27,694 $2,308 $533 $13.31
Nevada $27,678 $2,306 $532 $13.31
Tennessee $27,324 $2,277 $525 $13.14
Minnesota $27,320 $2,277 $525 $13.13
Wisconsin $27,273 $2,273 $524 $13.11
Nebraska $27,247 $2,271 $524 $13.10
Ohio $27,125 $2,260 $522 $13.04
Georgia $27,116 $2,260 $521 $13.04
South Dakota $26,907 $2,242 $517 $12.94
Virginia $26,890 $2,241 $517 $12.93
Utah $26,728 $2,227 $514 $12.85
Kentucky $26,574 $2,215 $511 $12.78
Oregon $26,506 $2,209 $510 $12.74
Louisiana $26,495 $2,208 $510 $12.74
Alabama $26,483 $2,207 $509 $12.73
Kansas $26,131 $2,178 $503 $12.56
South Carolina $26,026 $2,169 $501 $12.51
Iowa $26,022 $2,169 $500 $12.51
Colorado $25,941 $2,162 $499 $12.47
New Mexico $25,919 $2,160 $498 $12.46
Delaware $25,884 $2,157 $498 $12.44
Florida $25,557 $2,130 $491 $12.29
Oklahoma $25,324 $2,110 $487 $12.17
Mississippi $24,482 $2,040 $471 $11.77
Arkansas $24,367 $2,031 $469 $11.71
Michigan $24,342 $2,028 $468 $11.70
Illinois $24,234 $2,020 $466 $11.65
Texas $24,094 $2,008 $463 $11.58
Missouri $23,819 $1,985 $458 $11.45
North Carolina $22,178 $1,848 $427 $10.66

Top 50 Highest Paying States for Medical Scribe Jobs in the U.S.

We’ve identified five states where the typical salary for a Medical Scribe job is above the national average. Topping the list is New York, with New Hampshire and California close behind in second and third. California beats the national average by 6.7%, and New York furthers that trend with another $3,393 (11.2%) above the $30,211.

Significantly, New York has a very active Medical Scribe job market as there are several companies currently hiring for this type of role.

With only a handful of states paying above the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by moving to a new locationas a Medical Scribe is a decision to make with some caution. Factoring in cost of living expenses should be considered as well.

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How Much Do Medical Scribe Jobs Pay per Year?

$17,500 - $19,499
2% of jobs
$19,500 - $21,499
6% of jobs
$21,500 - $23,499
7% of jobs
$23,500 - $25,499
7% of jobs
$25,500 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$25,500 - $27,499
11% of jobs
$27,500 - $29,499
13% of jobs
The average salary is $30,211 a year
$29,500 - $31,499
14% of jobs
$31,500 - $33,499
13% of jobs
$34,000 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$33,500 - $35,499
10% of jobs
$35,500 - $37,499
7% of jobs
$37,500 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$37,500 - $39,500
5% of jobs

National Average

$17,500 $30,211/year $39,500
Nearby Medical Scribe Jobs
Within 25 miles of Chicago, IL

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