Massachusetts Medical Coding & Healthcare Salary Information

The average salary for medical coders in Massachusetts is $61,297.30.

As with other central New England states, Massachusetts features stellar employment opportunities for medical coders. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Boston metropolitan area was one of the top regions for medical records and health information technicians. Plus, the average annual salary for New England is only $56,708 according to AAPC. Major cities for medical coders in Massachusetts include Boston and New Bedford.

Growing certifications for medical coders in Massachusetts include CPPM, CPC-I and CCVTC, which feature average annual salaries between $80,000 to $90,000. According to AAPC, coders with technical and bachelor’s degrees typically earned around $64,000 to $65,000 annually. AAPC also found that Maine medical coders generally need at least 10 to 15 years of work experience to reach $63,000 in annual salary on average.

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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 $63,032.41
COC $69,318.18
CRC $79,500.00
CPB $58,888.89
CPMA $78,600.00
CPCO $76,071.43
CPPM $67,500.00
CPC-I $86,666.67
CANPC $72,500.00
CCC $66,500.00
CCVTC $82,500.00
CEDC $70,833.33
CEMC $70,000.00
CENTC $62,500.00
CGIC $66,250.00
CGSC $68,333.33
CHONC $63,750.00
CIMC $70,000.00
CIRCC $47,500.00
COBGC $100,000.00
COC-A $67,500.00
CPC-A $48,804.35
CPCD $62,500.00
CPC-P $78,333.33
CPC-P-A $67,500.00
CUC $62,500.00

Salary by Education

Education Average Salary
High school graduate $53,289.47
Technical school $64,791.67
Some college $60,898.44
Associate's degree $54,487.18
Bachelor's degree $65,885.42
Master's degree $76,750.00
Doctorate degree $93,750.00

Salary by Experience

Experience Average Salary
0-1 $40,500.00
2-4 $46,578.95
5-9 $54,390.24
10-15 $63,186.27
16-20 $70,595.24
21-25 $86,923.08
26-30 $93,461.54
30+ $86,666.67