Medical Billing Schools In Illinois

In Illinois, there are 11 accredited schools where medical billing classes faculty can find employment. The trends in Illinois' medical billing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in medical billing includes medical billing training at the following levels:

  • Medical Billing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Medical Billing


Schools

  1. Black Hawk College

    6600-34th Avenue, Moline, Illinois 61265-5899

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  2. Coyne College

    330 North Green Street, Chicago, Illinois 60607-1300

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  3. College of Lake County

    19351 W Washington St., Grayslake, Illinois 60030-1198

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  4. Lewis and Clark Community College

    5800 Godfrey Rd, Godfrey, Illinois 62035

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  5. CET-Chicago

    100 N Western, 3rd Floor, Chicago, Illinois 60612

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  6. Moraine Valley Community College

    9000 W. College Parkway, Palos Hills, Illinois 60465-0937

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  7. Oakton Community College

    1600 E Golf Rd., Des Plaines, Illinois 60016-1268

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  8. Shawnee Community College

    8364 Shawnee College Rd, Ullin, Illinois 62992

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  9. Sanford-Brown College in Collinsville

    1101 Eastport Plaza Drive, Collinsville, Illinois 62234-6108

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  10. Everest College-Chicago

    247 South State Street #400, Chicago, Illinois 60604

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  11. Sanford-Brown College in Tinley Park

    8525 West 183rd St, Tinley Park, Illinois 60487

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Illinois Vs. National Medical Billing Employment

Illinois 7,090
National 176,090

Of all of the medical billing professionals in the country, nearly 4% are in the state of Illinois.

Employment Growth for Medical billing professionals In Illinois

8,700 8,090 7,280 6,880 7,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Illinois, medical billing is a shrinking field. There were 1,610 less medical billing professionals working in Illinois in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of medical billing professionals has shrunk by 19%. This decline is faster than the national trend for medical billing professionals which shows a 7% increase in the number of medical billing professionals working around the nation.

Medical Billing VS. All Professions salaries in Illinois

$28,370 $30,160 $33,220 $33,960 $34,690
$46,261 $48,114 $49,602 $50,552 $51,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Medical Billing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of medical billing professionals is declining, the salaries paid to medical billing professionals are increasing in Illinois. The mean salary for medical billing professionals in 2006 was $28,370 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $34,690 per year.

Salary percentiles for Medical billing professionals in Illinois

10th percentile
$22,070
25th percentile
$26,160
50th percentile
$31,680
75th percentile
$40,890
90th percentile
$52,800

Thus, there was a 18% growth in medical billing professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 139% pay differential between the highest paid medical billing professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of medical billing in Illinois.

Average Salaries for Medical billing professionals and related professions in Illinois

Health Information
$34,690
Health Information Management
$64,725
Medical Billing
$34,690
Medical Coding
$34,690

In Illinois, medical billing professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Medical Billing programs available for each degree type for all schools in Illinois

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
11
Total12

The number of students graduating from the 11 accredited medical billing schools in Illinois is increasing. In 2006, 153 students graduated from medical billing courses in Illinois. And in 2010, 429 students graduated.

There was an increase in the number of medical billing school degree or certificate graduates in Illinois by 180%. A majority of these graduates, or 92%, graduated with an undergraduate certificate in medical billing.

Medical Billing Faculty Salaries in Illinois

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