Medical Records Coding Technician Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Medical Records Coding Technician make in District of Columbia? The average Medical Records Coding Technician salary in District of Columbia is $59,529 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $51,638 and $69,818. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $51,638 10% $44,453 90% $79,187 75% $69,818 $59,529 50%(Median)
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Medical Records Coding Technician abstracts clinical information from a variety of medical records, charts and documents and assigns appropriate ICD-10 and/or CPT-4 codes to patient records according to established procedures. Works with coding databases and confirms DRG assignments. Being a Medical Records Coding Technician inputs and maintains data on procedures required for state or other reporting. Typically requires an associate degree or its equivalent. Additionally, Medical Records Coding Technician typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Typically requires Certified Professional Coder (CPC) from AAPC or AHIMA. The Medical Records Coding Technician gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be a Medical Records Coding Technician typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $59,229 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $59,229 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $59,229 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $59,229 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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