Medical Abstractor/Auditor Salary (United States)

A Medical Abstractor/Auditor earns an average wage of $15.40 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
Medical Abstractor/Auditor Salary (?
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$30,913 - $63,023
(Median)
31K
37K
50K
63K
MEDIAN: $40,562
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Medical Abstractor/Auditor Salary (?
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$10.29 - $26.63
(Median)
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27
MEDIAN: $15.00
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90%
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National Salary Data

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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$30,913 - $63,023  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,027  
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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$23,601 - $57,751  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 23
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.29 - $26.63  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $37.13  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,027  
   
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).
)
$23,601 - $57,751  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 81
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Job Description for Medical Abstractor/Auditor

  • Review and audit medical records and patient claims, ensuring clinical data concurs with the claim.
  • Assess and evaluate the level of coding and billing procedures to comply with regulations.
  • Identify, compile and code patient data, using standard classification systems.
  • Examine and evaluate audit results, recommending controls to ensure system reliability and data integrity.
  • Enter data, such as history and extent of disease, diagnostic procedures and treatment into computer.

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Experience Affects Medical Abstractor/Auditor Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 11%
Mid-Career
up arrow 3%
National Average
$38,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Skills That Affect Medical Abstractor/Auditor Salaries

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 4%
National Average
$38,000
Abstracting
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
91%
female alumni
 
Male
9%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 69% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 27%
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