How much does a Medical Coder make?

Updated Jun 10, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$41,634 /yr
Average Base Pay

1,747 salaries

$28K

Low

$42K

Average

$62K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Medical Coder is $41,634 in United States. Filter by location to see Medical Coder salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,747 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Medical Coder employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Medical Coder$41,634 /yr
L3
Senior Medical Coder$59,978 /yr
L4
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Peak Health Solutions
4.1

Peak Health Solutions

Medical Coder - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $19 - $40
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$19

$40

$19 - $40 Range

Humana
4.1

Humana

Medical Coder

$49,357

 /yr
Range: $45K - $61K

$45K

$61K

$45,131 - $61,271 Range

Education Affiliates
2.9

Education Affiliates

Medical Coder

$47,468

 /yr
Range: $45K - $52K

$45K

$52K

$45,280 - $51,928 Range

TeamHealth
3.4

TeamHealth

Medical Coder - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $15 - $23

$15

$23

$15 - $23 Range

R1 RCM
3.1

R1 RCM

Medical Coder - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $15 - $33

$15

$33

$15 - $33 Range

Change Healthcare
3.4

Change Healthcare

Medical Coder - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $14 - $74

$14

$74

$14 - $74 Range

Insight Global
4

Insight Global

Medical Coder - Hourly Contractor

$23

 /hr
Range: $17 - $30

$17

$30

$17 - $30 Range

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McKesson
3.7

McKesson

Medical Coder - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $15 - $24

$15

$24

$15 - $24 Range

Progressive Insurance
3.9

Progressive Insurance

Medical Coder

$47,684

 /yr
Range: $40K - $51K

$40K

$51K

$39,900 - $51,219 Range

Ascension
3.5

Ascension

Medical Coder - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $17 - $29

$17

$29

$17 - $29 Range

NexAge Technologies USA
4

NexAge Technologies USA

Medical Coder

$40,764

 /yr
Range: $37K - $45K

$37K

$45K

$37,447 - $44,972 Range

Cigna
3.8

Cigna

Medical Coder

$50,113

 /yr
Range: $39K - $59K

$39K

$59K

$39,479 - $58,743 Range

Insight Global
4

Insight Global

Medical Coder - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $20 - $31

$20

$31

$20 - $31 Range

Dignity Health
3.9

Dignity Health

Medical Coder - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $21 - $42

$21

$42

$21 - $42 Range

M*Modal
3.5

M*Modal

Medical Coder - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $22 - $34

$22

$34

$22 - $34 Range

Delta Career Education Corporation
2.4

Delta Career Education Corporation

Medical Coder

$45,326

 /yr
Range: $43K - $51K

$43K

$51K

$43,140 - $50,700 Range

MEDNAX
3

MEDNAX

Medical Coder - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $18 - $30

$18

$30

$18 - $30 Range

Atos
3.5

Atos

Medical Coder - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $21 - $31

$21

$31

$21 - $31 Range

VCU Health
4

VCU Health

Medical Coder - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $16 - $27

$16

$27

$16 - $27 Range

US Department of Veterans Affairs
3.7

US Department of Veterans Affairs

Medical Coder

$55,894

 /yr
Range: $43K - $64K

$43K

$64K

$42,944 - $63,631 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Medical Coder salaries

The average salary for a Medical Coder is $41,634 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 1747 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Medical Coder employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Medical Coder in United States is $62,198 per year.

The lowest salary for a Medical Coder in United States is $27,869 per year.

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