Medical Records Manager Salary in the United States

How much does a Medical Records Manager make in the United States? The average Medical Records Manager salary in the United States is $90,642 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $74,791 and $107,755. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Medical Records Manager manages and oversees the medical records function within a healthcare organization. Responsible for the accuracy, completeness, confidentiality, and security of all healthcare information. Being a Medical Records Manager ensures all the healthcare information management processes and practices comply with applicable JCAHO and other required regulations and policies. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Medical Records Manager typically reports to head of a unit/department. Requires Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) or Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) certification. The Medical Records Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Medical Records Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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