Medical Transcriptionist Salary in South Dakota - SD
South Dakota Medical Transcription Salaries
At 3.4%, South Dakota’s unemployment rate is the third lowest in the U.S. This is good news for residents of the state, especially in the field of medical transcription, which is experiencing solid job growth. Job openings in the field are expected to rise 21% between 2006 and 2016, bringing the total number of South Dakotans employed as medical transcriptionists from 690 to 830. This is greater than the 14% increase predicted for the United States, which will add 13,200 medical transcriptions to the total for 2006 of 98,500 by the year 2016.
In the United States, medical transcriptionists can expect to earn an annual average of $32,000. The average South Dakota medical transcriptionist salary is $29,000 on average, with the state’s seven biggest cities ranging from $25,000 to $27,000.
Sioux Falls, $25,000
Rapid City, $25,000