Medical Coder Salary

Midpoint U.S. salary*



The midpoint starting salary for a medical coder, also referred to as a certified professional coder for healthcare, is $53,000. Medical coders assign standard medical alphanumeric codes to patient healthcare information taken from physician’s notes, lab results, and other sources.

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*Salaries listed represent the 50th percentile, or midpoint, of starting salaries.


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