Medical Records Coding Technician Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Medical Records Coder Technician, Medical Records Coder, Medical Records Coding Technician

What is the average annual salary for Medical Records Coding Technician?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Medical Records Coding Technician may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. 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 Coding Technician in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Medical Records Coding Technician in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annualy pay for a typical Medical Records Coding Technician in the United States is $46,269 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $46,269.

Source: HR Reported data as of April 2014

Median $46,269
  • 10%$34,413
  • 25%$40,063
  • 75%$53,024
  • 90%$59,174

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Job Description for Medical Records Coding Technician

Abstracts clinical information from a variety of medical records, charts and documents and assigns appropriate ICD-9 and/or CPT-4 codes to patient records according to established procedures. Works with coding databases and confirms DRG assignments. Requires an associate's degree and at least 2 years experience in coding or medical records using ICD and CPT coding systems. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View Medical Records Coding Technician job description

Categories:  Healthcare -- Technicians

Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare

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