Medical Coding and Billing Training Classes in Colorado

Colorado offers 11 AAPC-approved classroom training programs for medical coding at locations throughout the state. You can also study at your pace and save with an online certification course through AAPC. Certified Professional Coders (CPCs) earn an average annual salary of {Salary} in Colorado.

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Medical Coding and Billing Schools in Colorado

City State Curriculum
3 Day Boot Camp via Zoom Colorado CPC® Details
Arvada, Aurora, Castle Rock, Centennial, Colorado Springs, Denver, Fort Collins, Lakewood, Monument, Pueblo, Thornton, Westminster Colorado CPC® Details
Aurora / Parker / Denver / Westminster /ICD-10 Traiing / Also Onsite Requests Colorado CPC® Details
Colorado Springs Colorado CPC® Details
CPC 12 Week Via Zoom Colorado CPC® Details
Denver Colorado CPC® Details
Montrose Colorado CPC® Details
Onsite Colorado CPC® Details
Rifle / Grand Junction / Durango / Glenwood Springs / Also Onsite Requests Colorado CPC® Details
Online Colorado CPC® Details
Virtual Classroom Colorado CPC® Details
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Medical Coding and Billing Salary in Colorado

Colorado medical coders can expect an average salary of $60,162, which is a good deal higher than the Mountain region’s average of $55,086.

As one of the biggest states in the Mountain West, Colorado clearly benefits in being able to host larger medical employers that can afford to compensate medical coders more. Within Colorado, the biggest cities for coders to find jobs include Denver, Broomfield, and Aurora. 

To stand the best chance of earning top dollar in Colorado, medical coders should aim for AAPC certifications like CEDC, CEMC, COBGC, COC, COSC, CPB, CPC, CPC-I, CPMA, or CRC—these are the most commonly held credentials among those who make the most money. The most common employer types are health systems, hospitals (working in both the inpatient and outpatient departments), and medium group practices (11-49 physicians).

Almost exactly half of the coders working in Colorado work remotely, earning an average of $62,896. Because remote work seems to be as much the norm as working on-site is in this state, there isn’t as much of a pay difference for those who enjoy this privilege.

How much do you know about AAPC, the nation’s largest professional organization for the business of healthcare? AAPC offers medical coding and billing credentials, code books, exam study materials, local chapters, distance learning classes, and other relevant tools.

AAPC annually reviews salaries of healthcare business professionals based on location, education, experience, credential, and many other data points. These statistics are all based on the most recent survey, which resulted in nearly 20,000 responses. For additional information, view the overall survey analysis or the Salary Survey Calculator.

Salary by Certification

Certification Type Average Salary
CPC $64,176.95
COC $69,090.91
CIC $75,000.00
CRC $76,750.00
CPB $52,976.19
CPMA $77,437.50
CDEO $95,000.00
CPCO $87,500.00
CPPM $80,625.00
CPC-I $92,500.00
CANPC $57,500.00
CASCC $52,500.00
CCC $76,071.43
CCVTC $135,000.00
CEDC $70,500.00
CEMC $55,555.56
CFPC $62,500.00
CGSC $68,125.00
CHONC $80,000.00
CIRCC $90,000.00
COBGC $67,083.33
COC-A $42,500.00
COSC $75,000.00
CPC-A $45,187.50
CPCD $77,500.00
CPC-P $63,690.48
CPC-P-A $54,166.67
CPEDC $67,500.00
CUC $77,500.00

Salary by Education

Certification + Educational Background Average Salary
High school graduate $49,071.43
Technical school $56,223.40
Some high school $42,500.00
Some college $61,101.19
Associate's degree $56,277.17
Bachelor's degree $64,970.24
Master's degree $78,214.29
Doctorate degree $37,500.00

Salary by Experience

Certification + Yrs. Experience Average Salary
0-1 $45,625.00
2-4 $47,384.62
5-9 $54,340.28
10-15 $64,971.91
16-20 $65,204.08
21-25 $75,781.25
26-30 $59,464.29
30+ $84,062.50

Medical Coding and Billing jobs in Colorado

Title Company Description
Medical Director, Risk Adjustment , Colorado Springs, CO Change Healthcare for the better. Are you looking to really change healthcare? Have you always wanted to implement population health and build something new? Are you looking for a collaborating tea... Apply
Manager, Risk Adjustment , Denver, CO Position Summary:  Provides leadership and management of coding, auditing, and education functions in the IPA practices.  Responsible for hiring, training and developing staff, implementing ... Apply
Associate Medical Director Confidential, Denver, CO Looking for a medical leader who can provide evaluations, assessments and follow-up to clients with mental health and or substance use disorders. Apply
Hospitalist Physician Cedar Point Health, Montrose, CO Consults with or refers more complicated medical cases to physicians as needed. Performs examinations, obtains complete medical histories, and assesses health… Apply
Network Engineer III IBSS CORP, Boulder, CO Be a technical resource or lead for individual projects when his or her knowledge and experience meet the requirements of the project group or task. Apply
Patient Transporter-CNA St. Mary's Medical Center, Grand Junction, CO Mary’s Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. We’ll hello and high five. Apply
Medical Receptionist Peak Family Medicine, Gunnison, CO Address patient concerns in person and on the phone. New primary care office is looking for an experienced medical office receptionist. Apply
Optometrist for Denver Private Practice ONLY with Buy-In Contract to Own Dr. Spex Vision Care, Denver, CO The Optometric Technicians take patient history, chief complaint and perform all pre-testing before the doctor examines the patient. This is a fantastic deal. Apply
Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner 2yr exp required Apex Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Colorado Springs, CO Developing therapeutic relationship with patients. Taking patient history, conducting physical examination; Physican Assistant or Nurse Practitioner (Required). Apply
Location Leader Ponderosa Valley Funeral Home, Parker, CO Medical, dental, prescription and vision insurance. Completion of a diploma program at a mortuary college or technical school specializing in Funeral Services; Apply
Gastroenterologist - gastroenterology Digestive Health Associates, PC, Durango, CO GMed based electronic medical record system. Ambulatory practice with option for hospital on-call schedule participation. This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is: Apply
Revit/CAD/BIM Modeler Spring Creek Construction, LLC, Walden, CO $30,000 to $70,000/year based on experience or salary. Spring Creek Construction is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee… Apply
Project Architect Hover Architecture, Highlands Ranch, CO Licensure or an undergraduate degree in architecture with documented progress toward licensure. You are already licensed or have an undergraduate degree in… Apply
Medical Assistant Achieve Whole Recovery, Walsenburg, CO Interview patients and document basic medical history. Take vital signs for patients. Update patient charts within an EHR. This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is: Apply
Medical Director PAIN MANAGEMENT, Colorado Springs, CO Seeking a physician with experience in pain management, including medication management, injury evaluation, treatment options in a multi-modal practice setting,… Apply
Loan Closer - In house position only Fortune Financial, Inc., Englewood, CO High school or equivalent (Required). · High School degree or equivalent (Higher degree preferred). We provide competitive pay, medical, dental, vision… Apply
Speech and Language Pathologist The Vail Mind Center, Edwards, CO Reporting progress and current status to appropriate parties, which may include family members, teachers, or medical professionals. Apply
Speech Language Pathologist Pediatrics About Kids Home Health Care/Rehab For All, Colorado Springs, CO Communicates with the physician per agency policy or whenever changes occur regarding the consumer’s status and obtains additional orders, if necessary. Apply
Ophthalmology Technician Colorado West Ophthalmology, Montrose, CO Instructing patients about medications, test and procedures. Ophthalmic Technicians work with the Ophthalmologist to provide patient care by performing eye… Apply
BMDS Analyst II Man-Machine Systems Assessment, Colorado Springs, CO Engineering, mathematics, physical sciences, or computer science. Carefirst BCBS Medical plans (PPO, POS, HMO). Must have experience with the GMD program. Apply

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