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Medical Coding Technician Salary

How much does a Medical Coding Technician make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Medical Coding Technician

$45,556 (USD)/yr

$22 (USD)/hr

$765 (USD)/yr

$45,037 (USD)/yr

$22 (USD)/hr

$765 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Transcribe medical reports recorded by physicians and other healthcare practitioners using various electronic devices, covering office visits, emergency room visits, diagnostic imaging studies, operations, chart reviews, and final summaries. Transcribe dictated reports and translate abbreviations into fully understandable form. Edit as necessary and return reports in either printed or electronic form for review and signature, or correction.
The average medical coding technician salary in United States is $45,556 or an equivalent hourly rate of $22. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $765. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$33,832 (USD)

$55,336 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$52,812 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Medical Coding Technician will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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