Because demands for coders is high, wages continue to increase with the average salary in Illinois reaching $50, 394 as of September 28, 2018.
Here are salary statistics for a medical coder and biller in Illinois:
- Top Earned $60,919
- Median Wage $54,880
- Lowest Earned $43,711
What is the job outlook for medical coding and billing?
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, medical coders and billers are expected to have a 22% job growth through the year 2022.
The healthcare services are increasing so the demand for qualified medical coders and billers will continue to grow.