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Clinical Documentation Specialist Salary with Critical Care skills

For Clinical Documentation Specialists with Critical Care skills, yearly average wages total $68K annually. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Most have medical and dental plans, and a strong majority have vision insurance. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$46,663 - $85,352
(Median)
$47K
$68K
$85K
MEDIAN: $67,822
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50%
90%

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$25.82 - $45.74
(Median)
$26
$34
$46
MEDIAN: $33.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$46,663 - $85,352  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $983  
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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$51,509 - $89,935  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 77
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$25.82 - $45.74  
   
Overtime
$37.33 - $46.84  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $983  
   
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).
)
$51,509 - $89,935  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 56

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Pay by Experience Level for Clinical Documentation Specialist with Critical Care skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Clinical Documentation Specialists with Critical Care skills with a lot of experience do not necessarily enjoy more money. The average beginner in this position makes around $66K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $71K. Clinical Documentation Specialists with Critical Care skills bring in $71K after working for 10 to 20 years. As Clinical Documentation Specialists with Critical Care skills reach more than two decades on the job, compensation remains commensurate with experience; the average pay in this group is $73K.

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Experience Affects Clinical Documentation Specialist with Critical Care skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 7%

Experienced
up arrow 4%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$69,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 86%
vision benefits Vision: 74% employee benefits None: 11%