Certified Physician's Coder Salary

The average pay for a Certified Physician's Coder is $18.22 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$17.77 - $21.50
$19
MEDIAN: $18.81
50%

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Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $18.81
Overtime $22.50
Annual Data $0$65K
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$32,664 - $65,646
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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Job Description for Certified Physician's Coder

  • 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.

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Key Stats for Certified Physician's Coder

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
23%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Certified Physician's Coder Salaries

National Average
$40,000

Entry-Level
▼3%

Experienced
▼10%

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

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