Medical Records Administrator

Medical Records Administrator

Medical Records Administrators perform administrative tasks in a health care setting, including maintaining patient records, data entry, billing and responding to queries.

The role of a Medical Records Administrator often requires specialised knowledge, such as medical terminology and clinical coding. The average annual salary for this role is $56,785 per annum.

Salary range
Average salary $56,785
salary range
$49,286
$56,785
$64,285
Source: SEEK
Projected job growth
1% by 2020
1%
2015
2020
Source: joboutlook.gov.au
Employment by region
The top three regions for employment as a Medical Records Administrator are:
NSW
NSW 38.8%
VIC
VIC 27%
QLD
QLD 18.4%
Source: joboutlook.gov.au

Key skills required

The top skills for a Medical Records Administrator are:
  • Good planning and organisational skills
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Attention to detail
Source: myfuture.edu.au
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