Alternate Job Titles: Medical Records Administrator (RRA), Medical Records Administrator
How much does a Medical Records Administrator make? The median annual Medical Records Administrator salary is $75,566, as of September 30, 2016, with a range usually between $63,029-$88,272, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Medical Records Administrator in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Medical Records Administrator in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Medical Records Administrator in the United States is $75,566, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Medical Records Administrator in the United States are expected to make less than $75,566.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Medical Records Administrator that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Medical Records Administrator are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of October 2016
Coordinates personnel that handle permanent medical records of patients by analyzing, coding, indexing and storing the records. Ensures records are complete, accurate and adhere to standards. May require an associate's degree or its equivalent and registration as a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) by the American Health Information Management Association if required by the employing department. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. View full job description