Medical Coder with International Statistical Classifications of Diseases - 10 (ICD - 10) Coding Skills Salary

A Medical Coder with International Statistical Classifications of Diseases - 10 (ICD - 10) Coding skills earns an average wage of $17.70 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$29,681 - $57,953
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$41K
$58K
MEDIAN: $40,828
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$13.12 - $25.44
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MEDIAN: $17.70
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$29,681 - $57,953  
   
Bonus
$357.45 - $4,848  
Profit Sharing
$406.95  
Total Pay (?
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$27,994 - $55,842  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 190
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.12 - $25.44  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.04  
Overtime
$19.39 - $37.86  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$357.45 - $4,848  
   
Profit Sharing
$406.95  
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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$27,994 - $55,842  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 976

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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Coder

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

Key Stats for Medical Coder

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 163 votes.
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Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Medical Coder Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 20%

Experienced
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

National Average
$38,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 163 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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