Medical Coding Schools
In Atlanta, Georgia

In Atlanta, there are 4 medical coding schools where medical coding faculty can find employment. The trends in Atlanta's medical coding academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes medical coding training at the medical coding certificate level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Medical Coding Employment

Atlanta 2,350
Georgia 4,640

Exactly 2,350 of Georgia's 4,640 medical coding professionals work in Atlanta. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of medical coding professionals in Atlanta has grown by 21%. Overall employment in Atlanta has also increased.

Atlanta Vs. Georgia Medical Coding employment growth

4,320 4,420 4,240 4,330 4,640
1,950 2,090 1,840 2,020 2,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Atlanta

Medical Coding VS. All professions salaries in Atlanta

$30,280 $30,630 $31,940 $31,150 $34,350
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Medical Coding in Atlanta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Atlanta

As the number of medical coding professionals in Atlanta has grown, salaries for medical coding professionals have also increased. Atlanta medical coding professionals made $34,350 per year, on average, in 2010. Medical coding professionals in Atlanta made a yearly average salary of $30,280, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of medical coding professionals in Atlanta is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Medical coding professionals in Atlanta

10th percentile
$21,950
25th percentile
$25,860
50th percentile
$31,700
75th percentile
$40,850
90th percentile
$52,550

Medical coding professionals in Atlanta earn a median salary of $31,700 per year. The 10% of medical coding professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $21,950 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 139% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Medical coding professionals and related professions in Atlanta

Medical Billing
$34,350
Health Information
$34,350
Medical Coding
$34,350
Health Information Management
$62,175

Medical coding professional salaries in Atlanta are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Medical Coding schools in Atlanta

4

There are 4 accredited medical coding schools in the city. Many of Atlanta's medical coding professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Medical Coding Programs Offered In Atlanta

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
4
Total4

Atlanta's medical coding schools offer 4 medical coding degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Medical Coding Degrees In Atlanta

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
340
Total340

Approximately 340 students completed medical coding courses in 2010.

Medical Coding Faculty Salaries in Atlanta, Georgia

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