Medical Coding Schools
In Lakewood, Washington

In Lakewood, there is only one medical coding school where medical coding faculty can find employment. The trends in Lakewood'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

Lakewood Vs. Washington Medical Coding Employment

Lakewood 650
Washington 4,920

Exactly 650 of Washington State's 4,920 medical coding professionals work in Lakewood. There has been a 20% growth in the number of medical coding professionals in Lakewood between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Lakewood has also increased.

Lakewood Vs. Washington Medical Coding employment growth

4,800 4,540 4,470 4,470 4,920
540 580 510 560 650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Lakewood

Medical Coding VS. All professions salaries in Lakewood

$34,530 $34,630 $35,820 $35,670 $37,080
$40,140 $41,570 $43,330 $44,480 $45,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Medical Coding in Lakewood
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lakewood

In Lakewood, salaries for medical coding professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $37,080 per year was earned by medical coding professionals in Lakewood. Medical coding professionals in Lakewood made a yearly average salary of $34,530, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of medical coding professionals in Lakewood is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Medical coding professionals in Lakewood

10th percentile
$25,560
25th percentile
$29,780
50th percentile
$34,840
75th percentile
$42,510
90th percentile
$53,390

Medical coding professionals in Lakewood earn a median salary of $34,840 per year. The difference in pay between the medical coding professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 109%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $25,560 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $53,390 per year.

Average Salaries for Medical coding professionals and related professions in Lakewood

Medical Billing
$37,080
Health Information
$37,080
Medical Coding
$37,080
Health Information Management
$77,080

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

Educational Trends

Medical Coding schools in Lakewood

1

Many of Lakewood's medical coding professionals are graduates of the only accredited medical coding school in the city.

Medical Coding Programs Offered In Lakewood

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

Lakewood's medical coding school offers one medical coding degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Medical Coding Degrees In Lakewood

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
71
Total71

Approximately 71 students completed medical coding courses in 2010.

Medical Coding Faculty Salaries in Lakewood, Washington

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