The medical transcriptionist salary by state ranges quite a bit. Those interested in maximizing your potential income can choose a state that pays well.

StatesHourly WagesWeekly WagesMonthly SalariesAnnual SalariesEmployment Levels
United States$16.97$679$2,942$35,30068,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Alabama (AL)$14.28$571$2,475$29,7001,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Alaska (AK)$18.75$750$3,250$39,000200
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Arizona (AZ)$17.40$696$3,017$36,2001,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Arkansas (AR)$14.52$581$2,517$30,200600
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in California (CA)$21.30$852$3,692$44,3004,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Colorado (CO)$18.70$748$3,242$38,9001,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Connecticut (CT)$19.57$783$3,392$40,700700
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Delaware (DE)$18.46$738$3,200$38,400100
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in District of Columbia (DC)$22.36$894$3,875$46,500100
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Florida (FL)$15.58$623$2,700$32,4005,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Georgia (GA)$16.49$660$2,858$34,3002,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Hawaii (HI)$18.75$750$3,250$39,000100
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Idaho (ID)$15.00$600$2,600$31,200600
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Illinois (IL)$17.79$712$3,083$37,0002,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Indiana (IN)$15.67$627$2,717$32,6002,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Iowa (IA)$15.96$638$2,767$33,2001,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Kansas (KS)$15.43$617$2,675$32,1001,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Kentucky (KY)$15.10$604$2,617$31,4001,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Louisiana (LA)$14.71$588$2,550$30,6001,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Maine (ME)$16.01$640$2,775$33,300500
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Maryland (MD)$17.50$700$3,033$36,4001,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Massachusetts (MA)$22.07$883$3,825$45,9001,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Michigan (MI)$16.73$669$2,900$34,8002,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Minnesota (MN)$17.60$704$3,050$36,6003,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Mississippi (MS)$14.81$592$2,567$30,800600
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Missouri (MO)$16.11$644$2,792$33,5001,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Montana (MT)$15.38$615$2,667$32,000300
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Nebraska (NE)$15.91$637$2,758$33,100800
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Nevada (NV)$16.63$665$2,883$34,600300
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in New Hampshire (NH)$18.46$738$3,200$38,400300
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in New Jersey (NJ)$18.70$748$3,242$38,9002,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in New Mexico (NM)$17.98$719$3,117$37,400400
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in New York (NY)$18.08$723$3,133$37,6004,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in North Carolina (NC)$16.20$648$2,808$33,7002,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in North Dakota (ND)$15.63$625$2,708$32,500500
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Ohio (OH)$15.63$625$2,708$32,5003,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Oklahoma (OK)$14.81$592$2,567$30,800700
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Oregon (OR)$18.37$735$3,183$38,2001,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Pennsylvania (PA)$16.35$654$2,833$34,0004,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Rhode Island (RI)$17.84$713$3,092$37,100300
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in South Carolina (SC)$16.20$648$2,808$33,700800
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in South Dakota (SD)$14.71$588$2,550$30,600600
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Tennessee (TN)$16.88$675$2,925$35,1001,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Texas (TX)$16.68$667$2,892$34,7004,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Utah (UT)$13.61$544$2,358$28,300600
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Vermont (VT)$18.32$733$3,175$38,100300
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Virginia (VA)$15.87$635$2,750$33,0002,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Washington (WA)$17.55$702$3,042$36,5002,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in West Virginia (WV)$14.09$563$2,442$29,300600
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Wisconsin (WI)$17.64$706$3,058$36,7003,000
Medical Transcriptionist Salary in Wyoming (WY)$15.29$612$2,650$31,800100

Source: BLS