A Certified Professional Coder (CPC) earns an average salary of Rs 302,158 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

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Salary Rs 176,279 - Rs 502,198
Bonus Rs 2,013 - Rs 97,871
Profit Sharing Rs 40,000
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Rs 177,770 - Rs 513,521
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 166

Job Description for Certified Professional Coder (CPC)

A certified professional coder (CPC) is responsible for overseeing the medical coding for healthcare agencies. Coders make sure that medical coding used is in compliance with all medical coding laws and regulations and ensure that the coding used is for reimbursable expenses when necessary. They may provide regular coding, surgical coding, or hospital coding as appropriate. Certified coders are also sometimes responsible for communicating with patients regarding rejected claims or procedures, so effective communication skills are necessary. They must also maintain confidentiality and stay current on changes to insurance coding (especially Medicare).

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Certified Professional Coder (CPC) Tasks

  • Protect the security of medical records to ensure that confidentiality is maintained.
  • Identify, compile and code patient data, using ICD-9-CM and CPT and other standard classification coding systems.
  • Enter data, such as history and extent of disease, diagnostic procedures and treatment into computer database.
  • Compile, abstract and maintain patient medical records to document condition and treatment.
  • Review records for completeness, accuracy and compliance with regulations.

Certified Professional Coder (CPC) Pay By Employer

$0$62K

$41,123

Mercy Hospital
9 profiles
$36,827

Baptist Health
9 profiles
$34,573

Humana, Inc.
6 profiles
$45,451

$51,844

$36,983

$41,082

$48,317

$49,000

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Key Stats for Certified Professional Coder (CPC)

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
2%

Experience Affects Certified Professional Coder (CPC) Salaries

Mid-Career
▲66%

National Average
Rs 302,000

▼1%

Skills That Affect Certified Professional Coder (CPC) Salaries

National Average
Rs 302,000

International Statistical Classifications of Diseases - 9 (ICD - 9) Coding
▼13%

Medical Coding
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
25%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 5%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 26%