Medical Billing & Coding Salary by City

Medical Billing & Coding Salary by City

Medical billing and coding salary varies widely from city to city, depending on several factors. Some of those factors are:

  • Local Economy
  • Population Density
  • Age of Population
  • Demand for Medical Services

In general, larger cities with healthier economies, higher living costs, older populations, and greater population density will pay higher medical billing and coding salary ranges than smaller, more rural cities with more stagnant economies.

Medical Billing and Coding Salary City to City

Here are medical billing and coding salary ranges for some major US cities, including average hourly wages and annual salaries, as well as minimal wages and salaries.

City Lowest Salary Median Salary Highest Salary Average Salary
Albany, NY $21,730 $31,840 $52,540 $34,820
Albuquerque, NM $20,450 $28,030 $48,510 $31,460
Anchorage, AK $27,820 $37,850 $56,300 $40,110
Ann Arbor, MI $27,410 $38,380 $57,570 $40,550
Atlanta, GA $22,990 $34,290 $57,080 $37,120
Austin, TX $20,010 $31,280 $50,170 $33,550
Baltimore, MD $22,280 $40,340 $64,560 $41,320
Bend, OR $26,050 $34,260 $46,910 $35,350
Birmingham, AL $19,550 $27,720 $48,680 $30,580
Boise, ID $21,980 $30,900 $45,190 $32,310
Boston, MA $27,120 $39,710 $62,950 $43,540
Boulder, CO $20,870 $36,260 $49,830 $36,090
Charleston, WV $18,800 $27,010 $43,830 $28,780
Charlotte, NC $23,450 $33,840 $51,030 $35,360
Chicago, IL $24,580 $35,420 $59,010 $38,800
Cincinnati, OH $24,570 $32,510 $56,090 $36,480
Columbus, OH $22,570 $32,530 $49,730 $34,160
Dallas, TX $22,160 $33,090 $56,220 $36,300
Denver, CO $30,050 $44,840 $66,800 $46,480
Des Moines, IA $24,430 $31,030 $50,210 $34,290
Detroit, MI $24,930 $36,260 $58,330 $38,930
Gainesville, FL $26,760 $37,580 $51,560 $38,740
Gary, IN $21,050 $31,400 $52,000 $33,770
Hartford, CT $28,480 $40,100 $61,490 $43,450
Honolulu, HI $31,410 $41,180 $65,540 $44,950
Houston, TX $23,740 $37,100 $60,650 $40,140
Jackson, MS $20,370 $28,760 $50,240 $31,820
Jacksonville, FL $21,420 $31,550 $52,690 $33,730
Kansas City, MO $23,930 $35,060 $55,270 $37,080
Knoxville, TN $21,200 $29,040 $44,810 $31,010
Las Vegas, NV $24,730 $34,660 $58,040 $38,030
Lincoln, NE $22,770 $34,220 $55,270 $36,560
Little Rock, AR $21,620 $34,740 $53,000 $35,910
Los Angeles, CA $25,600 $36,080 $60,350 $39,900
Louisville, KY $21,010 $30,460 $49,940 $32,940
Memphis, TN $20,510 $31,870 $58,310 $35,910
Miami, FL $20,320 $27,270 $47,450 $30,430
Milwaukee, WI $23,060 $34,630 $55,370 $36,850
Minneapolis – St. Paul, MN $30,960 $39,830 $53,430 $40,760
Myrtle Beach, SC $20,770 $26,940 $38,470 $27,820
New Orleans, LA $21,800 $33,250 $54,110 $35,360
New York, NY $31,290 $42,470 $61,720 $44,300
Newark, NJ $32,830 $55,620 $85,500 $57,960
Oklahoma City, OK $20,140 $28,120 $42,670 $29,860
Orlando, FL $22,270 $31,290 $47,250 $33,560
Philadelphia, PA $25,430 $33,520 $51,730 $35,920
Phoenix, AZ $21,280 $32,790 $56,350 $35,600
Pittsburgh, PA $24,600 $35,120 $50,110 $36,490
Portland, OR $29,440 $41,070 $55,510 $41,380
Reno, NV $25,340 $34,440 $59,510 $38,780
Richmond, VA $25,340 $35,250 $56,140 $37,930
Sacramento, CA $26,170 $42,980 $72,560 $46,450
Salt Lake City, UT $20,530 $27,510 $48,540 $31,160
San Antonio, TX $21,630 $36,220 $69,950 $40,840
San Diego, CA $25,420 $38,570 $73,020 $43,730
San Francisco, CA $29,320 $47,350 $72,360 $49,350
Santa Fe, NM $25,260 $35,910 $50,230 $36,720
Savannah, GA $20,660 $28,550 $44,360 $30,700
Seattle, WA $29,560 $39,280 $61,240 $42,630
Springfield, IL $19,780 $30,090 $46,750 $32,490
St. Louis, MO $22,470 $34,470 $55,220 $36,510
Tacoma, WA $26,070 $35,510 $51,950 $37,020
Tucson, AZ $20,830 $29,150 $47,020 $32,090
Washington, DC $26,120 $40,830 $68,010 $43,920
Wichita, KS $21,930 $29,220 $48,030 $32,750

Figures based on 2012 salary data courtesy of the U.S. Department of Labor Statistics

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