The average rate for a Certified Professional Coder (CPC) in Los Angeles, California is $20.60 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career. A skill in Medical Coding is associated with high pay for this job.

$29,500 - $79,388
$43K
MEDIAN: $42,760
50%

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$17.36 - $31.32
$17
$21
$31
MEDIAN: $20.60
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90%

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$42,760  
   
Profit Sharing
$475.00  
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$34,521 - $67,470  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$17.36 - $31.32  
   
Overtime
$29.70  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Profit Sharing
$475.00  
   
Total Pay (?
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$34,521 - $67,470  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
4.8%

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Key Stats for Certified Professional Coder (CPC)

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
035
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Certified Professional Coder (CPC) Salaries

National Average
$44,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Skills That Affect Certified Professional Coder (CPC) Salaries

Medical Coding
up arrow 11%

Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Coding
up arrow 5%

National Average
$44,000

Medicaid & Medicare Billing
up arrow 2%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 2%

Billing
up arrow 23%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 44%
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