Outpatient Surgical Coder Salary

An Outpatient Surgical Coder earns an average wage of $20.01 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$29,045 - $51,387
(Median)
$29K
$39K
$51K
MEDIAN: $38,821
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50%
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$14.27 - $29.33
(Median)
$14
$20
$29
MEDIAN: $20
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$29,045 - $51,387  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,221  
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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$29,598 - $60,565  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 22
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.27 - $29.33  
   
Overtime
$20.95 - $45.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,221  
   
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).
)
$29,598 - $60,565  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 108
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Job Description for Outpatient Surgical Coder

  • Coordinate with physicians to deliver accurate and timely documentation.
  • Ensure compliance with coding regulations and guidelines.
  • Ensure coding of outpatient charts and maintain electronic records.
  • Maintain coding skills in compliance with regulations.

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

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Experience Affects Outpatient Surgical Coder Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 25%

Late-Career
up arrow 18%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$41,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Skills That Affect Outpatient Surgical Coder Salaries

National Average
$41,000

International Statistical Classifications of Diseases - 9 (ICD - 9) Coding
up arrow 6%

Medical Coding
up arrow 7%

Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Coding
up arrow 8%

International Statistical Classifications of Diseases - 10 (ICD - 10) Coding
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
medical benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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