Medical Billing Schools In Washington State

There are 6 accredited medical billing schools in Washington State for faculty who teach medical billing classes to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of medical billing and medical billing training in Washington State, which includes medical billing training at the medical billing certificate level.


Schools

  1. Everest College-Bremerton

    155 Washington Ave. Ste. 200, Bremerton, Washington 98337

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  2. Highline Community College

    2400 S 240th St, Des Moines, Washington 98198-9800

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  3. Shoreline Community College

    16101 Greenwood Ave N, Shoreline, Washington 98133-5696

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  4. Tacoma Community College

    6501 S 19th St, Tacoma, Washington 98466-6100

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  5. Everest College-Everett

    906 SE Everett Mall Parkway, 6th Floor, Everett, Washington 98208

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  6. Everest College-Tacoma

    2156 Pacific Avenue, Tacoma, Washington 98402-3004

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Washington State Vs. National Medical Billing Employment

Washington State 4,920
National 176,090

Of all of the medical billing professionals that work in the US, approximately 3% work in Washington State state.

Employment Growth for Medical billing professionals In Washington State

4,800 4,540 4,470 4,470 4,920
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of medical billing professionals is growing in Washington State. In 2010 there were 120 more medical billing professionals working in Washington State than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of medical billing has grown by 3% in Washington State. This is slower than the trend for medical billing professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of medical billing professionals has grown by 7% between 2006 and 2010.

Medical Billing VS. All Professions salaries in Washington State

$32,720 $34,390 $35,950 $36,740 $37,630
$48,545 $50,054 $51,159 $52,682 $54,489
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Medical Billing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Washington State, as the number of medical billing professionals is growing, the salaries earned by medical billing professionals are increasing. In 2006 medical billing professionals made a mean salary of $32,720 per year, and in 2010 they made $37,630 per year.

Salary percentiles for Medical billing professionals in Washington State

10th percentile
$24,110
25th percentile
$28,780
50th percentile
$35,360
75th percentile
$44,400
90th percentile
$55,910

Thus, medical billing professionals' salaries grew by 13% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Washington State state, within the field of medical billing, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid medical billing professionals earn 132% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Medical billing professionals and related professions in Washington State

Health Information
$37,630
Health Information Management
$73,650
Medical Billing
$37,630
Medical Coding
$37,630

Medical billing professionals in Washington State earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Medical Billing programs available for each degree type for all schools in Washington State

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
7
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The number of students graduating from the 6 accredited medical billing schools in Washington State is decreasing. In 2006, 217 students graduated from medical billing courses in Washington State. And in 2010, 196 students graduated.

This represents a 10% decrease in the number of medical billing degree or certificate school graduates in Washington State state. A majority of these graduates, or 100%, graduated with an undergraduate certificate in medical billing.

Medical Billing Faculty Salaries in Washington State

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