Experienced Clinical Documentation Specialist Salary (United States)

The average salary for an Experienced Clinical Documentation Specialist is $64,326 per year. A skill in Critical Care is associated with high pay for this job.
Experienced Clinical Documentation Specialist Total Pay (?
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$47,838 - $87,395
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $64,326
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Experienced Clinical Documentation Specialist Total Pay (?
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$17.41 - $38.92
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MEDIAN: $29.00
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National Salary Data

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Salary
$47,838 - $87,395  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,400  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$42,532 - $84,517  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 199
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$17.41 - $38.92  
   
Overtime
$9.20 - $64.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,400  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$42,532 - $84,517  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 199
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Skills That Affect Experienced Clinical Documentation Specialist Salaries

Critical Care
up arrow 14%
Document Review and Distribution
up arrow 4%
Documentation
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National Average
$63,000
Medical Coding
up arrow 4%
Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 6%

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Gender

Female
91%
female alumni
 
Male
9%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 6%
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