Entry-Level Medical Records Coder Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Medical Records Coder is $15.51 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Surgical coding, Medical Records, and Electronic Medical Records (EMR).

$24,709 - $57,894
$25K
$40K
$58K
MEDIAN: $40,430
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$11.59 - $22.88
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MEDIAN: $15.71
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$0$57K
Salary $24,709 - $57,894
Bonus $48.48 - $6,234
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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$24,348 - $51,139
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 53
Hourly Data $0$43
Hourly Rate $11.59 - $22.88
Overtime $2.36 - $43.63
Annual Data $0$51K
Bonus $48.48 - $6,234
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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$24,348 - $51,139
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 201

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Medical Records Coder Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Medical Records Coder in Taylorsville:
"Learn all you can!"
Learn all you can in various types of chart types (inpatient, outpatient, ER's, cancer, reoccurring accounts, etc.). It will help you broaden your knowledge and be invaluable to your protential growth in the HIM field!!

Medical Records Coder in Bangalore:
"AN GOOD COMPANY AND SALARY."
WOULD LIKE TO LEARN MORE AND MORE.

Medical Records Coder in Buffalo:
"What The Average Salary Was For My Position."
Take as many CE courses that you can and keep up with updates as insurances change rules regularly.

Key Stats for Medical Records Coder

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
13%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Medical Records Coder Salaries

Surgical coding
▲17%

Medical Records
▲14%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▲13%

Medical Coding
▲5%

National Average
$35,000

Medicaid & Medicare Billing
▼11%

Insurance
▼12%

Billing
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 18%
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