The average hourly pay for a Medical Coding Auditor with Auditing skills is $24.96.
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Job Description for Medical Coding Auditor
A medical coding auditor usually works in the administrative department of a medical institution, or for an agency that has been hired by a medical institution to perform coding audits. The job is usually carried out within an office environment, though many positions allow the auditor to work from home. The auditor will review and audit medical coding data. Corrections to this data will also be made by the medical coding auditor. When medical coding assignments seem wrong and mistakes seem to…Read more
Medical Coding Auditor Tasks
- Review the work of coding clerks to verify accuracy of coding and that patients are billed correctly.
- Conduct analyses to evaluate the accuracy and efficiency of coding practices.
- Contribute to the development of codes for patient billing.
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Popular Skills for Medical Coding Auditor
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in International Statistical Classifications of Diseases - 10 (ICD - 10) Coding and Training are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Coding, Evaluation and Management Auditing and Medical Coding.
Pay by Experience Level for Medical Coding Auditor
An entry-level Medical Coding Auditor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.39 based on 23 salaries. An early career Medical Coding Auditor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.35 based on 93 salaries. A mid-career Medical Coding Auditor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.83 based on 108 salaries. An experienced Medical Coding Auditor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $30.90 based on 87 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $32.
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Employees with Medical Coding Auditor in their job title in Phoenix, Arizona earn an average of 37.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Las Vegas, Nevada (5.4% more) and Detroit, Michigan (4.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Denver, Colorado (11.6% less).
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