New Jersey Medical Coding & Healthcare Salary Information

The average salary for medical coders in New Jersey is $63,390.96.

For medical coders, New Jersey features an excellent market for coder salaries. According to AAPC, the average annual salary for medical coders in the greater New York area in 2017 was $57,071. Major cities for coders in New Jersey include Woodland, Clinton and Monmouth.

In New Jersey, popular certifications such as CPC and CPMA have average annual salaries in line with the state’s average. Jersey medical coders with a bachelor’s to associate’s degree generally earn close to $60,000. Additionally, New Jersey medical coders needed 10 to 15 years of experience to average the same annual salary.

AAPC is the nation’s largest medical coding and billing organization with 175,000. You can learn more about education and credentialing by contacting us.

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 $63,479.17
COC $82,250.00
CRC $70,000.00
CPB $80,625.00
CPMA $65,937.50
CPCO $95,000.00
CPPM $87,500.00
CPC-I $105,312.50
CASCC $57,500.00
CCC $42,500.00
CCVTC $47,500.00
CEMC $86,666.67
CENTC $108,750.00
CGIC $110,000.00
COBGC $60,833.33
COSC $45,000.00
CPC-A $44,545.45
CPC-P $79,375.00
CPEDC $67,500.00

Salary by Education

Education Average Salary
High school graduate $49,166.67
Technical school $49,125.00
Some high school $27,500.00
Some college $60,714.29
Associate's degree $61,500.00
Bachelor's degree $64,562.50
Master's degree $83,035.71
Doctorate degree $66,875.00

Salary by Experience

Experience Average Salary
0-1 $35,312.50
2-4 $48,026.32
5-9 $54,695.12
10-15 $64,390.24
16-20 $66,770.83
21-25 $62,884.62
26-30 $89,705.88
30+ $82,500.00

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