Medical Coding and Billing Training Classes in Louisiana

Louisiana 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 Louisiana.


Medical Coding and Billing Schools in Louisiana

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3 Day Boot Camp via Zoom Louisiana CPC® Details
Bossier City Louisiana CPC® Details
CPC 6 Week Via Zoom Louisiana CPC® Details
CPC Prep - Live Instructor Louisiana CPC® Details
Monroe Louisiana CPC® Details
Onsite Louisiana CPC® Details
Schriever Louisiana CPC® Details
Shreveport Louisiana CPC® Details
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Online Louisiana CPC® Details
A Virtual Classroom-Live Instructor Louisiana CPC® Details
Virtual Louisiana CPC® Details
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Medical Coding and Billing Salary in Louisiana

Medical coders in Louisiana earn $49,839 on average, a few thousand lower than the region’s average of $54,086.

Like many southern states, Louisiana provides a decent job market for medical coders. The major cities for job placement include Baton Rouge and New Orleans. The most common workplaces are health systems, small group practices (2-10 physicians), large group practices (50+ physicians), and billing companies.

While 34% of the medical coders in the state work remotely, they earn an average salary of $57,300, several thousand above the Louisiana standard. This likely indicates that employers hiring remote workers pay a premium for expertise, often measured in experience or multiple credentials.

The highest-paid medical coders in Louisiana seem to favor the following AAPC credentials: CPC, CPC-I, CPMA, or CRC. These top earners also tend to be working in health systems or large group practices, as regular medical coders or as auditors.

AAPC is the nation’s largest professional organization for the business of healthcare. AAPC offers certifications, code books, exam materials, local chapters, distance learning classes, and other resources/services.

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 $53,363.31
COC $58,750.00
CRC $66,964.29
CPB $55,535.71
CPMA $62,368.42
CPCO $66,785.71
CPPM $106,250.00
CPC-I $60,000.00
CANPC $72,500.00
CASCC $57,500.00
CCC $60,833.33
CCVTC $62,500.00
CEDC $58,750.00
CEMC $54,285.71
CFPC $47,500.00
CGIC $37,500.00
CGSC $57,500.00
CHONC $52,500.00
CIRCC $55,833.33
COSC $70,000.00
CPC-A $36,428.57
CPCD $32,500.00
CPC-P $45,500.00
CPC-P-A $32,500.00
CPEDC $67,500.00
CUC $61,250.00

Salary by Education

Certification + Educational Background Average Salary
High school graduate $48,750.00
Technical school $44,868.42
Some high school $55,000.00
Some college $48,906.25
Associate's degree $47,227.27
Bachelor's degree $55,694.44
Master's degree $81,000.00
Doctorate degree $47,500.00

Salary by Experience

Certification + Yrs. Experience Average Salary
0-1 $35,131.58
2-4 $37,770.27
5-9 $47,500.00
10-15 $53,653.85
16-20 $50,208.33
21-25 $62,333.33
26-30 $68,214.29
30+ $74,000.00

Medical Coding and Billing jobs in Louisiana

Title Company Description
Board Certified Medical Doctor Urgent Care of Metairie, Metairie, LA Physician must be board-certified in his or her area of residency training and must be certified in Pain Management by any board or academy prior to treating… Apply
Caregiver/PCA Wilkinson Care Giving, Hammond, LA Wilkinson Care Giving is a Home and Community Based Provider in Ponchatoula, licensed through the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals. Apply
RN Unit Manager/Shift Supervisor (8:00am-4:30pm) Willow Ridge Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, LLC, Arcadia, LA Personal protective equipment provided or required. Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place. We also offer a five-star dining experience. Apply
Director of Nursing (DON) Landmark of Plaquemine, Plaquemine, LA Personal protective equipment provided or required. Coordinate admission, nursing and patient care procedures. We offer competitive pay and benefits. Apply
Sonographer - Rad/Ultrasound North Oaks Health System, Hammond, LA Each person is responsible for his or her actions, and individually accountable for satisfied patients/customers, confidentiality or patient and hospital… Apply
Physical Therapist - Home Health Eunice Community Home Health - LHC Group, Eunice, LA Eunice Community Home Health*, a part of LHC Group, is the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. Apply
Bilingual Legal Assistant Gordon McKernan Injury Attorneys, Lafayette, LA Input and maintain health insurance liens. Review and interpret medical records and reports. Assist clients in coordinating medical care for injuries associated… Apply
Licensed Clinical Social Worker East Grant Community Health Center, Pollock, LA Trinity Community Health Centers of Louisiana is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC). We are funded in part by the Federal Department of Health & Human… Apply
Medical Laboratory Technologist or Technician Hematology Oncology Life Center, Alexandria, LA Louisiana State Medical Technologist or Technician License (Required). Perform diagnostic testing on patient samples to aid physicians in the diagnosis and/or… Apply
CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant Provider Health Services, Jennings, LA High school or equivalent (Preferred). Full Time Positions (Day shift, 6a-6p, or Night Shift 6p-6a). Are you ready to make a huge difference in the lives of… Apply
Licensed Practical Nurse Bogalusa Restoration Center, Bogalusa, LA Personal protective equipment provided or required. Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place. Experience in psychiatric care is a plus! Apply
Physician: Group in Louisiana Needs an IM, FP, or Geriatric Medicine Physician | JOB-2672765 CompHealth, , LA Work with underserved adult patients. Small patient panels for consistency and focus. Looking for a physician that is passionate about their work. Apply
Radiologic Technologist Metairie, LA - Must have ARRT License Rapid Urgent Care, Metairie, LA Work closely with the physician to receive guidance and instruction for treating patients. Performs patient intake and provides patient forms, privacy, and… Apply
Registered Nurse (RN) - $5,000 Sign-on bonus Sage Rehabilitation Hospital and Outpatient Services, Baton Rouge, LA Deliver optimal patient care to patients requiring Skilled Nursing and/or rehabilitation nursing care for general medical and post-surgical conditions. Apply
Licensed Insurance Sales Representative Kemper Life Insurance Company, Clinton, LA Life & Health Insurance License (Required). Medical, Dental, 401K, Paid Time-Off, Group Life Insurance, Short-term & long-term disability. Apply
HIM Supervisor North Oaks Health System, Hammond, LA PREVIOUS HIM EXPERIENCE or Bachelor’s degree in Health Information Management or related field required. MANUAL OR PHYSICAL SKILL REQUIRED: Apply
LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) Hilltop Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Pineville, LA Ask for Rocky or Tracy. Personal protective equipment provided or required. Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place. Apply
Machinist MECO, Mandeville, LA HS diploma or GED with at least 5+ years practical experience OR. High school or equivalent (Required). Personal protective equipment provided or required. Apply
Chiropractic Physician Confidential, Baton Rouge, LA Consult with patients by reviewing health and medical histories; Obtain and record patients' medical histories. Questioning, observing and examining patients; Apply
Class A Regional Truck Driver Martin Transport, Arcadia, LA Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage. No more than 2 traffic citations or a combination of 1 highway “at fault” accident or 2 citations within the last 2 years. Apply

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