Medical Coding Schools
In Columbus, Georgia

There are 2 medical coding schools in Columbus for faculty to choose from. The trends in Columbus' 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

Columbus Vs. Georgia Medical Coding Employment

Columbus 270
Georgia 4,640

Exactly 270 of the 4,640 medical coding professionals employed in Georgia, work in Columbus. The number of medical coding professionals in Columbus has grown by 59% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for medical coding professionals in Columbus has increased, overall employment in Columbus has also increased.

Columbus Vs. Georgia Medical Coding employment growth

4,320 4,420 4,240 4,330 4,640
170 160 200 250 270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Columbus

Medical Coding VS. All professions salaries in Columbus

$25,960 $27,640 $27,180 $29,410 $31,920
$31,920 $33,210 $35,050 $36,680 $37,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Medical Coding in Columbus
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbus

Salaries for medical coding professionals in Columbus have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $31,920 per year was earned by medical coding professionals in Columbus. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for medical coding professionals in Columbus was $25,960 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Columbus.

Salary percentiles for Medical coding professionals in Columbus

10th percentile
$19,610
25th percentile
$22,770
50th percentile
$30,650
75th percentile
$38,790
90th percentile
$47,840

Medical coding professionals make a median salary of $30,650 per year in Columbus. The 10% of medical coding professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $19,610 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $47,840 per year.

Average Salaries for Medical coding professionals and related professions in Columbus

Medical Billing
$31,920
Health Information
$31,920
Medical Coding
$31,920
Health Information Management
$58,155

Columbus medical coding professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Medical Coding schools in Columbus

2

Many of Columbus' medical coding professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited medical coding schools in the city.

Medical Coding Programs Offered In Columbus

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

Columbus' medical coding school offers one medical coding degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Medical Coding Degrees In Columbus

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
32
Total32

Approximately 32 students graduated from medical coding courses in 2010.

Medical Coding Faculty Salaries in Columbus, Georgia

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