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Medical Transcriptionist Salary in South Carolina - SC

South Carolina Medical Transcription Salaries

The average medical transcriptionist salary in South Carolina is around $27,000 per year; however, salary is adjustable and varies with a combination of experience and productivity. In fact, CMTs often make significantly more than RMTs and those that are new to the profession.


This is a listing of approximate annual salaries for the largest cities in South Carolina:

  • Charleston: $28,000
  • Columbia: $24,000
  • Greenville: $26,000
  • Spartanburg: $25,000
  • Florence: $31,000
  • Myrtle Beach: $34,000
  • Rock Hill: $33,000
  • Aiken: $36,000
  • Sumter: $27,000

References:

The Association of Healthcare Documentation Integrity, www.ahdionline.org
www.indeed.com

South Carolina Medical Transcriptionist Continuing Education Requirements

Because the field of medicine is constantly evolving, certified medical transcriptionists are expected to continue their education in order to keep abreast of the changes in the medical field. For RMTs, this will consist of one online course for every three years, and CMTs will need 30 college credits.



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