Mid-Career Clinical Documentation Specialist Salary

A Mid-Career Clinical Documentation Specialist earns an average salary of $67,516 per year.

$51,456 - $91,634
$51K
$68K
$92K
MEDIAN: $67,768
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$18.31 - $51.45
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$35
$51
MEDIAN: $34.53
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$51,456 - $91,634  
   
Bonus
$405.47 - $9,955  
Total Pay (?
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$45,496 - $98,726  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 165
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$18.31 - $51.45  
   
Overtime
$36.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$405.47 - $9,955  
   
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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$45,496 - $98,726  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 114

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $68,789

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Key Stats for Clinical Documentation Specialist

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
5-9 years
79%
10-19 years
21%
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Skills That Affect Clinical Documentation Specialist Salaries

Case Management
▲5%

Critical Care
▲4%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▲3%

Medical Coding
▲3%

Documentation
▲1%

Document Review and Distribution
▲1%

National Average
$69,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 14%
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