Arizona Medical Coding & Healthcare Salary Information

Arizona offers an average salary of $54,384.92 to medical coders.

The state also offers strong employment prospects for potential medical coders. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Arizona features the fourth-highest concentration of medical coding jobs and its non-metropolitan area leads the nation in employment per thousand jobs. Top cities in Arizona for medical coders include Phoenix, Tucson and Mesa.

Coders with certifications including CPC, CPB and CCVTC can expect to make around the state average in salary. Arizona coders with a high school to associate’s degree will make around $47,000 to $49,404 and additional education can raise their earnings. However, Arizona medical coders required between 10 to 15 years of work experience to make an average annual salary of around $55,638.

If you’d like to learn more about medical coding and billing, there is no better place than AAPC , the nation’s largest professional organization for coders and billers. AAPC offers study guides, local chapters, distance learning classes, and other resources.

AAPC annually reviews salaries of healthcare business professionals based on location, education, experience, and credential. Data below is based on the most recent survey, resulting in 13,000+ responses. For additional information, view the overall survey analysis or the Salary Survey Calculator.

Salary by Certification

Certification Name Average Salary
CPC $54,497.21
COC $71,000.00
CIC $57,500.00
CRC $58,750.00
CPB $55,000.00
CPMA $66,944.44
CDEO $67,500.00
CPCO $69,583.33
CPPM $79,000.00
CPC-I $87,500.00
CASCC $47,500.00
CCC $59,500.00
CCVTC $73,750.00
CEDC $67,500.00
CEMC $57,500.00
CFPC $42,500.00
CGIC $63,750.00
CGSC $72,500.00
CHONC $52,500.00
CIMC $60,000.00
CIRCC $78,750.00
COBGC $47,500.00
COC-A $37,500.00
COSC $52,500.00
CPC-A $38,152.17
CPC-P $45,833.33
CPC-P-A $60,000.00
CPEDC $47,500.00
CSFAC $47,500.00

Salary by Education

Education Average Salary
High school graduate $49,404.76
Technical school $52,968.75
Some college $51,262.89
Associate's degree $47,000.00
Bachelor's degree $51,666.67
Master's degree $89,062.50
Doctorate degree $110,833.33

Salary by Experience

Experience Average Salary
0-1 $36,309.52
2-4 $42,916.67
5-9 $48,657.41
10-15 $55,638.30
16-20 $60,367.65
21-25 $67,857.14
26-30 $66,562.50
30+ $59,375.00