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Medical Records Technician in the United States

How much does a Medical Records Technician earn in the United States? The average Medical Records Technician salary in the United States is $35,663 as of October 31, 2018, but the range typically falls between $31,494 and $40,716. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Organizes and evaluates patient medical records for an office. Reviews medical records for accuracy and completeness. Abstracts and codes clinical data using standard classification systems. May requi

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total compensation for the job of Medical Records Technician in the United States. The base salary for Medical Records Technician ranges from $31,494 to $40,716 with the average base salary of $35,663. The total compensation, which includes bonus, health and retirement, can vary anywhere from $31,876 to $40,780 with the average total compensation of $35,804.
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  1. Down a level:

    Medical Records Clerk

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. This Job:

    Medical Records Technician

    1 - 3 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Medical Records Supervisor


    Bachelor's Degree

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