How much does a Coder make?

Updated Sep 17, 2021

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$43,138 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,830 salaries

$28K

Low

$43K

Average

$66K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Coder is $43,138 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Coder salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1830 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Coder employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Medical Coder$43,138 /yr
L3
Senior Medical Coder$61,726 /yr
L4
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$44,999

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Humana
4.1

Humana

Coder

$48,249

 /yr
Range: $46K - $53K
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$46K

$53K

$46,235 - $53,151 Range

Google
4.5

Google

Coder

$95,000

 /yr
Range: $50K - $164K

$50K

$164K

$50,000 - $164,351 Range

CROSSMARK
3.3

CROSSMARK

Coder

$40,248

 /yr
Range: $38K - $45K

$38K

$45K

$37,602 - $45,277 Range

Competitrack
2.5

Competitrack

Coder - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $10 - $11

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

TrustHCS
2.8

TrustHCS

Coder - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $21 - $44

$21

$44

$21 - $44 Range

Baylor Scott & White Health
3.8

Baylor Scott & White Health

Coder - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $18 - $30

$18

$30

$18 - $30 Range

National Medical Billing Services
4.2

National Medical Billing Services

Coder - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $27 - $33

$27

$33

$27 - $33 Range

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Anthem
3.6

Anthem

Coder

$53,655

 /yr
Range: $53K - $60K

$53K

$60K

$52,883 - $59,513 Range

SelectData
2.4

SelectData

Coder - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $12 - $30

$12

$30

$12 - $30 Range

CROSSMARK
3.3

CROSSMARK

Coder - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $11 - $12

$11

$12

$11 - $12 Range

Conifer Health Solutions
2.9

Conifer Health Solutions

Coder - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $24 - $31

$24

$31

$24 - $31 Range

TeamHealth
3.4

TeamHealth

Coder - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $18 - $21

$18

$21

$18 - $21 Range

Progressive Insurance
3.9

Progressive Insurance

Coder

$49,102

 /yr
Range: $45K - $51K

$45K

$51K

$44,917 - $51,323 Range

Screen Engine/ASI
4.4

Screen Engine/ASI

Coder - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $14 - $15

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

The WomanStats Project

Coder - Hourly

$11

 /hr
Range: $11 - $18

$11

$18

$11 - $18 Range

American Anesthesiology
2.7

American Anesthesiology

Coder - Hourly
About 

$20 -$25

 hourly

$20

$25

$20 - $25 Range

Aviacode
3.5

Aviacode

Coder - Hourly Contractor
About 

$27 -$36

 hourly

$27

$36

$27 - $36 Range

LifePoint Health
3.5

LifePoint Health

Coder - Hourly
About 

$16 -$19

 hourly

$16

$19

$16 - $19 Range

Code Ninjas
3.9

Code Ninjas

Coder - Hourly
About 

$10 -$11

 hourly

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

Surgical Notes
3.7

Surgical Notes

Coder - Hourly Contractor
About 

$18 -$23

 hourly

$18

$23

$18 - $23 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Coder salaries

The national average salary for a Coder is $43,138 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Coder salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1830 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Coder employees.

The highest salary for a Coder in United States is $66,464 per year.

The lowest salary for a Coder in United States is $27,999 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent coder salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$17
hourly
A MEDICAL BILLING in the Provo, UT Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Provo, UT Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$18
hourly
A Medical Records Clerk in the Portland, OR Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Portland, OR Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$12
hourly
A Medical Records Clerk in the San Angelo, TX Area area reported making $12 per hour
Additional Pay
$500 cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Angelo, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$18
hourly
A Certified Medical Biller and Coder in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
School / School District
$16
hourly
A ROI Specialist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$17
hourly
A Medical Coder in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$23
hourly
A Medical Coder in the Winston-Salem, NC Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Winston-Salem, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$46,800
per year
A Medical Billing and Coding Specialist in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $46,800 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Indianapolis, IN Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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