Maryland Medical Coding & Healthcare Salary Information

The average salary for medical coders in Maryland is $60,130.89.

Thanks to a strong market for medical coders, Maryland provides excellent earning potential. By comparison, the average annual salary for New England is only $56,708. Major cities for medical coders in Maryland include Baltimore and Annapolis.

Popular certifications for medical coders in Maryland include CRC, CPPM and CPMA, which feature average annual salaries around $60,000. According to AAPC, coders with a bachelor’s degree had an average salary of $59,375, but coders with other educational backgrounds still averaged between $55,000 to $57,000. AAPC also found that Maine medical coders generally need at least 10 to 15 years of work experience to reach $59,000 in annual salary on average.

You’ll find out more about coding and billing certification at AAPC, which includes 175,000 members who meet locally, share education and progress the healthcare revenue stream nationwide.

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 $59,941.41
COC $76,250.00
CIC $17,500.00
CRC $61,875.00
CPB $54,166.67
CPMA $61,458.33
CDEO $67,500.00
CPCO $92,500.00
CPPM $60,500.00
CPC-I $76,250.00
CANPC $72,500.00
CASCC $57,500.00
CEDC $55,833.33
CEMC $58,500.00
CGSC $53,750.00
CHONC $58,750.00
CIRCC $67,500.00
COBGC $57,500.00
COPC $52,500.00
COSC $58,333.33
CPC-A $43,636.36
CPC-P $50,000.00

Salary by Education

Education Average Salary
High school graduate $57,500.00
Technical school $55,833.33
Some college $55,574.32
Associate's degree $57,083.33
Bachelor's degree $59,375.00
Master's degree $83,000.00
Doctorate degree $143,750.00

Salary by Experience

Experience Average Salary
0-1 $40,227.27
2-4 $49,861.11
5-9 $53,333.33
10-15 $59,625.00
16-20 $74,062.50
21-25 $77,272.73
26-30 $64,375.00
30+ $80,357.14