Certified Medical Coding Supervisor Salary
|Salary||$41,146 - $74,887|
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|$41,268 - $72,499|
|Hourly Rate||$16.68 - $32.46|
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Job Description for Certified Medical Coding Supervisor
Certified medical coding supervisors typically work in the billing department of a hospital, clinic, or doctor's office to supervise coding/billing staff members and ensure that all data is entered into the computer system in a timely manner. With the human resources (HR) staff, these supervisors may be involved in hiring, training, and firing employees, and they must also keep their certified coding licenses current as issued by the AAPC or AHIMA. Timely performance evaluation reviews are also necessary on a regular basis in accordance with the employer's policies and guidelines.Read More...
Certified coding supervisors must have strong communication and leadership skills, and proficiency in Microsoft Office programs is also necessary. These supervisors must understand all up-to-date billing rules and ensure that staff members do the same, as well as ensure that staff members adhere to proper coding and billing procedures and deadlines.
An associate's or bachelor's degree is generally required for this position, and prior experience in management and medical coding/billing may also be required. Certified medical coding supervisors may attend ongoing education classes and workshops, and some also train and coach new employees.
Certified Medical Coding Supervisor Tasks
- Assist in hiring, training and reviewing performance of staff.
- Supervise the medical coding staff in the evaluation, compilation and reporting of medical records and coding information.
- Review patient medical records to ensure proper coding of condition and treatment, using ICD-9-CM and CPT and other standard classification coding systems.
- Ensure compliance with internal processes and procedures, state and federal mandated regulations.
- Maintain departmental day-to-day activities, monitor and prioritize workflow and schedules.
Pay by Experience Level for Certified Medical Coding Supervisor
Pay by Experience for a Certified Medical Coding Supervisor has a positive trend. An entry-level Certified Medical Coding Supervisor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 14 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Certified Medical Coding Supervisor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Certified Medical Coding Supervisor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 22 salaries. A Certified Medical Coding Supervisor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 13 salaries.
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