Medical Coding Schools
In Augusta, Georgia

The city of Augusta has only one school where medical coding faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of medical coding and medical coding education in Augusta, which includes medical coding training at the medical coding certificate level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Augusta Vs. Georgia Medical Coding Employment

Augusta 300
Georgia 4,640

Exactly 300 of Georgia's 4,640 medical coding professionals work in Augusta. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of medical coding professionals in Augusta has shrunk by 9%. Overall employment in Augusta has increased.

Augusta Vs. Georgia Medical Coding employment growth

4,320 4,420 4,240 4,330 4,640
330 360 310 270 300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Augusta

Medical Coding VS. All professions salaries in Augusta

$30,210 $31,460 $32,830 $34,080 $34,190
$34,670 $35,980 $37,690 $38,890 $40,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Medical Coding in Augusta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Augusta

As the number of medical coding professionals in Augusta has shrunk, salaries for medical coding professionals have increased. In 2010 medical coding professionals in Augusta reportedly earned an average salary of $34,190 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for medical coding professionals in Augusta was $30,210 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Augusta.

Salary percentiles for Medical coding professionals in Augusta

10th percentile
$20,940
25th percentile
$26,430
50th percentile
$32,880
75th percentile
$40,390
90th percentile
$50,120

Augusta medical coding professionals earn a median yearly salary of $32,880. The 10% of medical coding professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $20,940 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $50,120 per year.

Average Salaries for Medical coding professionals and related professions in Augusta

Medical Billing
$34,190
Health Information
$34,190
Medical Coding
$34,190
Health Information Management
$59,830

On average medical coding professional salaries in Augusta are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Medical Coding schools in Augusta

1

There is only one accredited medical coding school in the city. Many of Augusta's medical coding professionals are graduates of this school.

Medical Coding Programs Offered In Augusta

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in medical coding offered by Augusta's medical coding school.

Student Completed Medical Coding Degrees In Augusta

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
23
Total23

In 2010 approximately 23 students completed medical coding courses.

Medical Coding Faculty Salaries in Augusta, Georgia

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