Minnesota Medical Coding & Healthcare Salary Information

The average salary for medical coders in Minnesota is $53,394.89.

Among other Midwest states, Minnesota features one of the best salary markets for potential medical coders. According to AAPC, the average annual salary for medical coders in the West North Central region is only $50,824. Major cities for Minnesota medical coders include Minneapolis, St. Paul and Duluth.

For Minnesota medical coders, popular certifications include CPC, CCC and CIRCC, which feature average annual salaries between $57,000 to $59,000. Via AAPC, medical coders generally needed a college degree to come in line with Minnesota’s average salary, but coders with other educational backgrounds still averaged between $52,000 to $55,000 annually.

Minnesota medical coders generally needed at least 10 to 15 years of work experience to achieve $61,000 in annual salary on average. Entry-level candidates generally averaged between $40,000 to $47,000 in annual salary.

To learn more about medical coding and billing in Minnesota, check out AAPC, whose 175,000 members take advantage of education, local chapters, and credentialing.

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 $53,963.96
COC $59,500.00
CRC $71,785.71
CPB $47,500.00
CPMA $60,000.00
CPCO $52,500.00
CPC-I $67,500.00
CASCC $57,500.00
CCVTC $52,500.00
CEDC $67,500.00
CEMC $44,166.67
CFPC $62,500.00
CGSC $65,000.00
CHONC $47,500.00
CIRCC $58,750.00
COBGC $50,000.00
COC-A $37,500.00
CPC-A $44,500.00
CPCD $47,500.00
CPC-P $85,000.00
CPC-P-A $42,500.00

Salary by Education

Education Average Salary
High school graduate $52,857.14
Technical school $55,661.76
Some college $56,906.78
Associate's degree $54,879.52
Bachelor's degree $61,666.67
Master's degree $72,083.33
Doctorate degree $52,500.00

Salary by Experience

Experience Average Salary
0-1 $40,500.00
2-4 $47,311.32
5-9 $51,477.27
10-15 $61,822.03
16-20 $59,802.63
21-25 $71,447.37
26-30 $71,730.77
30+ $78,269.23