Medical Records Coding Technician Salaries in Houston, Texas
Alternate Job Titles: Medical Records Coder Technician, Medical Records Coder, Medical Records Coding Technician
How much does a Medical Records Coding Technician in Houston,
TX make? The median annual Medical Records Coding Technician salary in Houston,
TX is $49,298, as of June 24, 2016, with a range usually between
$42,763-$57,811 not including bonus and benefit information
and other factors that impact base pay. However, the salary for someone with the 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 Houston, TX.
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 annual pay for a typical Medical Records Coding Technician in the United States is $49,298 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Medical Records Coding Technician in the United States are expected to make less than $49,298.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Medical Records Coding Technician in Houston, TX that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Medical Records Coding Technician in Houston are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of July 2016
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 full job description