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Medical Records Director Salary (United States)

A Medical Records Director earns an average wage of $15.89 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.
Medical Records Director Salary (?
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$30,748 - $98,081
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $49,484
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Medical Records Director Salary (?
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$11.69 - $21.86
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$30,748 - $98,081  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,000  
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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$25,714 - $78,005  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 113
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$11.69 - $21.86  
   
Overtime
$1.39 - $30.91  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,000  
   
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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$25,714 - $78,005  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 149
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Job Description for Medical Records Director

Medical records directors typically work in a hospital, clinic, or other health care facility. They are responsible for compiling, processing, and maintaining medical records for their facility's patients, making sure the files contain all needed information and are correct and secure. In all tasks, these directors must follow the standards and protocols of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and of their facility to protect patient confidentiality. Medical records directors must know and use the health care industry's standardized numerical coding system.
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Medical Records Director Tasks
  • Monitor, assess and ensure effective use the use of department resources.
  • Develop and maintain computerized record management system processes.
  • Develop and implement organizational policies and procedures for patient data services.
  • Oversee staff operations, business planning and budget development.
  • Plan and direct the health information management service areas, ensuring compliance with professional, state and federal regulatory requirements.

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Pay by Experience Level for Medical Records Director

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Experience Affects Medical Records Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 48%
Experienced
up arrow 22%
National Average
$37,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 2%
Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Skills That Affect Medical Records Director Salaries

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 1%
National Average
$37,000
Medical Records
up arrow 2%
Medical Coding
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 56 votes.

Gender

Female
91%
female alumni
 
Male
9%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 44% employee benefits None: 25%