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Average Medical Records Coder Hourly Pay

$18.55
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$1,032
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The average hourly pay for a Medical Records Coder is $18.55.
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$13.28
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$18.55
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$28.74
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$152 - $6,695
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What Do Medical Records Coders Do?

Job Satisfaction for Medical Records Coder

4.2 out of 5
(38)
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What Are Popular Skills for Medical Records Coders?

Skills in Medical Coding, Electronic Medical Records (EMR), Medical Records and Surgical coding are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include International Statistical Classifications of Diseases - 10 (ICD - 10) Coding.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Medical Records Coders?

An entry-level Medical Records Coder with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.31 based on 49 salaries. An early career Medical Records Coder with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.94 based on 201 salaries. A mid-career Medical Records Coder with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.33 based on 81 salaries. An experienced Medical Records Coder with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.32 based on 65 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $26.
Employees with Medical Records Coder in their job title in San Antonio, Texas earn an average of 27.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (21.3% more) and Cleveland, Ohio (13.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (7.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 443 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.1%
Early Career
45.4%
Mid Career
18.3%
Experienced
14.7%
Late Career
10.6%