Medical Coding Schools
In Bakersfield, California

In Bakersfield, there is only one medical coding school where medical coding faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the medical coding academic community in Bakersfield, and the future trends. Academia in medical coding includes medical coding training at the medical coding certificate level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Bakersfield Vs. California Medical Coding Employment

Bakersfield 380
California 17,340

Exactly 380 of the 17,340 medical coding professionals employed in California, work in Bakersfield. There has been a 41% growth in the number of medical coding professionals in Bakersfield between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Bakersfield has also increased.

Bakersfield Vs. California Medical Coding employment growth

13,490 14,890 15,040 15,180 17,340
270 270 260 250 380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Bakersfield

Medical Coding VS. All professions salaries in Bakersfield

$25,620 $29,860 $31,420 $31,670 $33,750
$36,700 $38,150 $40,210 $42,430 $44,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Medical Coding in Bakersfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bakersfield

Salaries for medical coding professionals in Bakersfield have increased. In 2010 medical coding professionals in Bakersfield reportedly earned an average salary of $33,750 per year. The average salary for medical coding professionals in Bakersfield was $25,620 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Bakersfield.

Salary percentiles for Medical coding professionals in Bakersfield

10th percentile
$20,760
25th percentile
$23,070
50th percentile
$31,520
75th percentile
$42,840
90th percentile
$50,670

Bakersfield medical coding professionals earn a median yearly salary of $31,520. The 10% of medical coding professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $20,760 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 144% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Medical coding professionals and related professions in Bakersfield

Medical Billing
$33,750
Health Information
$33,750
Medical Coding
$33,750
Health Information Management
$63,520

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

Educational Trends

Medical Coding schools in Bakersfield

1

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

Medical Coding Programs Offered In Bakersfield

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

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

Student Completed Medical Coding Degrees In Bakersfield

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
7
Total7

Approximately 7 students graduated from medical coding courses in 2010.

Medical Coding Faculty Salaries in Bakersfield, California

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