Medical Billing Schools
In Chicago, Illinois

In Chicago, there are 3 medical billing schools where medical billing faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the medical billing academic community in Chicago, and the future trends. Academia in medical billing includes medical billing training at the medical billing certificate level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Chicago Vs. Illinois Medical Billing Employment

Chicago 4,720
Illinois 7,090

Of the 7,090 medical billing professionals employed in Illinois, 4,720 work in Chicago. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of medical billing professionals in Chicago has shrunk by 19%. Overall employment in Chicago has increased.

Chicago Vs. Illinois Medical Billing employment growth

8,700 8,090 7,280 6,880 7,090
5,810 5,370 4,810 4,460 4,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Chicago

Medical Billing VS. All professions salaries in Chicago

$29,490 $31,470 $34,870 $35,570 $36,220
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Medical Billing in Chicago
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chicago

In Chicago, salaries for medical billing professionals have increased. Chicago medical billing professionals made $36,220 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, medical billing professionals in Chicago made an average salary of $29,490 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Chicago.

Salary percentiles for Medical billing professionals in Chicago

10th percentile
$24,070
25th percentile
$27,360
50th percentile
$33,300
75th percentile
$42,550
90th percentile
$54,920

Medical billing professionals in Chicago make a median yearly salary of $33,300. The difference in pay between the medical billing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 128%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $24,070 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $54,920 per year.

Average Salaries for Medical billing professionals and related professions in Chicago

Medical Billing
$36,220
Health Information
$36,220
Medical Coding
$36,220
Health Information Management
$70,195

Chicago medical billing professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Medical Billing schools in Chicago

3

There are 3 accredited medical billing schools in the city. Many of Chicago's medical billing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Medical Billing Programs Offered In Chicago

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total3

Chicago's medical billing schools offer 3 medical billing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Medical Billing Degrees In Chicago

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
231
Total231

In 2010 approximately 231 students graduated from medical billing courses.

Medical Billing Faculty Salaries in Chicago, Illinois

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