Michigan Medical Coding & Healthcare Salary Information

The average salary for medical coders in Michigan is $49,032.47.

As with other Midwest states, Michigan features steady employment and salary prospects for medical coders. According to AAPC, the average annual salary for medical coders in the Midwest/East North Central states is only $51,145. Major cities for Michigan medical coders include Detroit, Lansing and Grand Rapids.

In Michigan, common certifications include COC, CCC and COBGC, which feature average annual salaries in line with the state average. According to AAPC, coders with education levels from technical school to college earned salaries between $47,000 to $49,000. AAPC also found that Michigan medical coders generally need at least 10 to 15 years of work experience to reach $51,000 in annual salary on average.

Medical coders and billers should be certified, and you learn more about education and experience needed by going to AAPC, whose 175,000 members continue to improve medical documentation.

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 $50,708.66
COC $49,038.46
CIC $27,500.00
CRC $70,576.92
CPB $54,230.77
CPMA $63,300.00
CDEO $37,500.00
CPCO $88,125.00
CPPM $60,250.00
CPC-I $78,500.00
CASCC $57,500.00
CCC $47,500.00
CCPC $62,500.00
CCVTC $42,500.00
CEDC $60,000.00
CEMC $52,916.67
CGSC $75,000.00
CHONC $44,166.67
CIMC $60,000.00
CIRCC $44,166.67
COBGC $49,166.67
COC-A $57,500.00
COSC $47,500.00
CPC-A $36,750.00
CPCD $42,500.00
CPC-P $45,833.33
CPC-P-A $27,500.00
CPEDC $37,500.00
CSFAC $42,500.00
CUC $42,500.00

Salary by Education

Education Average Salary
High school graduate $41,574.07
Technical school $49,934.21
Some high school $42,500.00
Some college $50,270.83
Associate's degree $45,700.93
Bachelor's degree $47,739.73
Master's degree $69,375.00
Doctorate degree $99,166.67

Salary by Experience

Experience Average Salary
0-1 $37,348.48
2-4 $41,785.71
5-9 $44,505.81
10-15 $51,491.94
16-20 $52,552.08
21-25 $58,875.00
26-30 $57,416.67
30+ $68,448.28