Experienced Medical Coder Salary

The average Experienced Medical Coder earns approximately $20.20 per hour. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the greater part collect dental insurance. For the most part, Experienced Medical Coders enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$31,272 - $65,511
$31K
$46K
$66K
MEDIAN: $46,269
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$14.55 - $29.12
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MEDIAN: $20.20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$31,272 - $65,511  
   
Bonus
$152.05 - $7,311  
Total Pay (?
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$30,492 - $63,003  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 95
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.55 - $29.12  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.04  
Overtime
$22.38 - $38.74  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$152.05 - $7,311  
   
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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$30,492 - $63,003  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 353
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Key Stats for Medical Coder

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 60 votes.
10-19 years
88%
20 years or more
12%
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Skills That Affect Medical Coder Salaries

Medicine / Surgery
▲15%

Surgical coding
▲6%

International Statistical Classifications of Diseases - 9 (ICD - 9) Coding
▲3%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▲1%

International Statistical Classifications of Diseases - 10 (ICD - 10) Coding
▼0%

Medical Coding
▼0%

National Average
$44,000

Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Coding
▼2%

Medical Records
▼3%

Medicaid & Medicare Billing
▼4%

Billing
▼8%

Insurance
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 60 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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