New Mexico Medical Coding & Healthcare Salary Information

The average salary for medical coders in New Mexico is $54,576.27.

Via AAPC, the average annual salary for medical coders in the greater Mountain West region in 2017 was $53,076. Major cities for coders in New Mexico include Albuquerque and Santa Fe.

In New Mexico, popular certifications such as COBGC and CEMC have average annual salaries around $52,000 to $58,000. According to AAPC, New Mexico medical coders with a bachelor’s degree earned around $66,000 on average. New Mexico medical coders only need five to nine years of experience to hit an average salary close to the state’s average.

Join 175,000 members who enjoy fellowship, training and credentialing through AAPC

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 $59,390.24
COC $79,583.33
CRC $54,166.67
CPB $67,500.00
CPMA $66,428.57
CPCO $74,166.67
CPPM $80,000.00
CANPC $78,333.33
CEMC $58,181.82
CGSC $37,500.00
CIMC $47,500.00
COBGC $52,500.00
CPC-A $40,000.00

Salary by Education

Education Average Salary
High school graduate $50,833.33
Technical school $46,785.71
Some college $61,363.64
Associate's degree $46,346.15
Bachelor's degree $66,111.11
Master's degree $68,000.00

Salary by Experience

Experience Average Salary
2-4 $41,500.00
5-9 $52,000.00
10-15 $62,166.67
16-20 $56,500.00
21-25 $51,250.00
26-30 $65,000.00
30+ $76,666.67