Medical Records Coder with Surgical coding Skills Salary

Medical Records Coders with Surgical coding skills can expect to earn an average of $20.72 per hour. A large number have medical and dental plans, and the greater part have vision insurance. The majority of Medical Records Coders with Surgical coding skills claim high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$30,201 - $59,598
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$48K
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MEDIAN: $47,589
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$15.38 - $32.95
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MEDIAN: $20.72
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$30,201 - $59,598  
   
Bonus
$305.21  
Total Pay (?
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$32,276 - $68,107  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$15.38 - $32.95  
   
Overtime
$28.58 - $52.06  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$305.21  
   
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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$32,276 - $68,107  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 44
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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Records Coder

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $41K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $47K. For Medical Records Coders with Surgical coding skills, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $52K. People who have worked for more than 20 years report a median income no higher than the median for folks with 10 to 20 years of experience.

Key Stats for Medical Records Coder

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Medical Records Coder Salaries

Experienced
▲13%

Late-Career
▲12%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
$46,000

Entry-Level
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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