$50,256
Avg. Salary
$19.96
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Registered Medical Coder is $19.96 per hour.

The average pay for a Registered Medical Coder is $50,256 per year.

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$27.72
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MEDIAN $19.96
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MEDIAN $50,256
$30,410 - $78,987
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$0$78K
Salary $30,410 - $78,987
Bonus $1,000
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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$30,543 - $60,522
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 11
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $14.61 - $27.72
Overtime $19.65 - $38.05
Annual Data $0$60K
Bonus $1,000
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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$30,543 - $60,522
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 70

Job Description for Registered Medical Coder

Registered medical coders are responsible for maintaining accurate data in a medical environment by assigning and providing medical codes for diagnoses and procedures, as well as categorizing statistics and other medical information for future reference. They may also assist billing departments by providing codes for patients' contracts.

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Registered Medical Coder Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Registered Medical Coder

Pay by Experience for a Registered Medical Coder has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Medical Coder with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 21 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Medical Coder with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Registered Medical Coder which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 12 salaries. A Registered Medical Coder with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 7 salaries.

Registered Medical Coder Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Registered Medical Coder?

Registered Medical Coder in Lafayette:
Pros: Flexibility.
Cons: No paid Holidays.

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Key Stats for Registered Medical Coder

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
17%

Experience Affects Registered Medical Coder Salaries

Late-Career
▲30%

Mid-Career
▲14%

Experienced
▲9%

National Average
$44,000

Entry-Level
▼10%

Skills That Affect Registered Medical Coder Salaries

International Statistical Classifications of Diseases - 10 (ICD - 10) Coding
▲22%

National Average
$44,000

International Statistical Classifications of Diseases - 9 (ICD - 9) Coding
▼4%

Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Coding
▼6%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 15%