Medical Abstractor/Auditor Salary (United States)

A Medical Abstractor/Auditor earns an average wage of $15.56 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
Medical Abstractor/Auditor Total Pay (?
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$30,639 - $63,616
(Median)
31K
38K
50K
64K
MEDIAN: $42,500
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Medical Abstractor/Auditor Total Pay (?
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$10.30 - $26.52
(Median)
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14
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27
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$30,639 - $63,616  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,003  
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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$23,852 - $57,620  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 105
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.30 - $26.52  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $31.56  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,003  
   
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).
)
$23,852 - $57,620  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 105
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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 12%
Mid-Career
up arrow 2%
National Average
$38,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Skills That Affect Medical Abstractor/Auditor Salaries

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 4%
National Average
$38,000
Abstracting
up arrow 19%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 17 votes.
Gender
Female
94%
female alumni
 
Male
6%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
33%
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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