Medical Coding Technician Salary (United States)

The average rate for a Medical Coding Technician is $16.17 per hour.
Medical Coding Technician Salary (?
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$10.93 - $20.55
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$10.93 - $20.55  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,980  
   
Total Pay (?
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$24,256 - $48,068  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 28
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Job Description for Medical Coding Technician

  • Compile, abstract and maintain patient medical records to document condition and treatment.
  • Review records for completeness, accuracy and compliance with regulations.
  • Release information to persons and agencies according to regulations.
  • Protect the security of medical records to ensure that confidentiality is maintained.
  • Identify, compile and code patient data, using ICD-9-CM and CPT and other standard classification coding systems.

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Gender

Female
100%
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Male
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Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 15%