How much does a Medical Records Coding Technician make in Louisiana? The average Medical Records Coding Technician salary in Louisiana is $51,460 as of March 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $44,637 and $60,349. 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.

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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 Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $49,066 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $52,896 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $47,162 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $49,945 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $47,162 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $52,299 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $49,515 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $47,592 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $53,211 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $49,515 Date Updated March 26, 2020

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