Entry-Level Certified Medical Coder (CMC) Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Certified Medical Coder (CMC) earns an average wage of $15.15 per hour.
Entry-Level Certified Medical Coder (CMC) Salary (?
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$24,357 - $48,983
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $34,942
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Entry-Level Certified Medical Coder (CMC) Salary (?
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$10.95 - $20.73
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$24,357 - $48,983  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,126  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$23,614 - $45,774  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 93
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.95 - $20.73  
   
Overtime
$15.05 - $31.58  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,126  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$23,614 - $45,774  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 274
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National Average
$33,000
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 44 votes.

Gender

Female
94%
female alumni
 
Male
6%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 21%
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