Medical Coding Technician Salary

The average rate for a Medical Coding Technician is $16.66 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

$11.00 - $27.44
$17
MEDIAN: $17.37
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Job Description for Medical Coding Technician

  • 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.
  • Enter data, such as history and extent of disease, diagnostic procedures and treatment into computer database.
  • Compile, abstract and maintain patient medical records to document condition and treatment.
  • Review records for completeness, accuracy and compliance with regulations.

Medical Coding Technician Job Listings

Key Stats for Medical Coding Technician

Less than 1 year
40%
1-4 years
20%
20 years or more
40%
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Experience Affects Medical Coding Technician Salaries

Mid-Career
▲13%

National Average
$36,000

Entry-Level
▼22%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
40%
1-4 years
20%
20 years or more
40%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 100%
no benefits
None:
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