What am I worth?
Get a free salary report »
What should I pay?
Pay the right way »

Experienced Medical Coder Salary

The average Experienced Medical Coder can expect to rake in roughly $18.91 per hour. The majority of Experienced Medical Coders claim high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to a strong majority, and a majority earn dental coverage. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$30,788 - $62,767
(Median)
$31K
$43K
$63K
MEDIAN: $42,851
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$14.49 - $25.96
(Median)
$14
$19
$26
MEDIAN: $18.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$30,788 - $62,767  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,969  
Profit Sharing
$2,000 - $4,450  
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).
)
$30,421 - $58,106  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 86
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.49 - $25.96  
   
Overtime
$20.86 - $38.72  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,969  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,000 - $4,450  
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).
)
$30,421 - $58,106  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 355

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Medical Coding Specialist Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

United States (change)

Skills That Affect Experienced Medical Coder Salaries

International Statistical Classifications of Diseases - 10 (ICD - 10) Coding
up arrow 23%

International Statistical Classifications of Diseases - 9 (ICD - 9) Coding
up arrow 18%

Surgical coding
up arrow 13%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 3%

Medical Records
up arrow 3%

Medical Coding
up arrow 1%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 1%

National Average
$41,000

Medicaid & Medicare Billing
up arrow 4%

Billing
up arrow 4%

Insurance
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 94 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 61%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 20%
ADVERTISEMENT