Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Certified Professional Coder (CPC) is $19.47
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Certified Professional Coder (CPC)s?
An entry-level Certified Professional Coder (CPC) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $16.96 based on 131 salaries. An early career Certified Professional Coder (CPC) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of …Read more
What Do Certified Professional Coder (CPC)s Do?
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, …Read more