A Mid-Career Medical Coder earns an average wage of $19.41 per hour.

$30,292 - $64,682
$30K
$45K
$65K
MEDIAN: $45,086
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90%

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$14.17 - $26.32
$14
$19
$26
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$30,292 - $64,682  
   
Bonus
$347.65 - $9,060  
Profit Sharing
$700  
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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$29,798 - $58,988  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 127
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.17 - $26.32  
   
Overtime
$21.78 - $38.31  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$347.65 - $9,060  
   
Profit Sharing
$700  
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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$29,798 - $58,988  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 497

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Key Stats for Medical Coder

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 64 votes.
5-9 years
79%
10-19 years
21%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Medical Coder Salaries

Surgical coding
up arrow 7%

International Statistical Classifications of Diseases - 10 (ICD - 10) Coding
up arrow 3%

International Statistical Classifications of Diseases - 9 (ICD - 9) Coding
up arrow 2%


Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 1%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
0%

National Average
$41,000

Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Coding
up arrow 1%

Medical Records
up arrow 2%

Medicaid & Medicare Billing
up arrow 8%

Billing
up arrow 10%

Insurance
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 64 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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