Medical Coding Schools In Massachusetts

Medical Coding classes faculty can choose to work at one of 6 accredited medical coding schools in Massachusetts. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in medical coding in the state of Massachusetts, which encompasses medical coding training at the following levels:

  • Medical Coding Certificate
  • Associates degree in Medical Coding


Schools

  1. Bunker Hill Community College

    250 New Rutherford Ave, Boston, Massachusetts 02129-2925

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  2. North Shore Community College

    1 Ferncroft Rd, Danvers, Massachusetts 01923-0840

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  3. Salter College-West Boylston

    184 West Boylston Suite # 1, West Boylston, Massachusetts 01583

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  4. Springfield Technical Community College

    1 Armory Sq, Springfield, Massachusetts 01105-1296

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  5. The Salter School-Tewksbury Campus

    515 Woburn Street, Tewksbury, Massachusetts 01876

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  6. Salter School-Fall River Campus

    82 Hartwell Street, Fall River, Massachusetts 02720

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Massachusetts Vs. National Medical Coding Employment

Massachusetts 5,710
National 176,090

Of all of the medical coding professionals that work in the US, approximately 3% work in Massachusetts state.

Employment Growth for Medical coding professionals In Massachusetts

5,530 5,580 5,690 5,800 5,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of medical coding professionals is growing in Massachusetts. 180 more medical coding professionals were working in Massachusetts in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Massachusetts, this field has grown by 3% in four years. This is slower than the trend for medical coding professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of medical coding professionals has grown by 7% between 2006 and 2010.

Medical Coding VS. All Professions salaries in Massachusetts

$32,320 $33,850 $36,680 $39,310 $40,230
$49,058 $52,712 $53,675 $55,178 $56,645
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Medical Coding
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Massachusetts, as the number of medical coding professionals is growing, the salaries earned by medical coding professionals are increasing. Medical coding professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $32,320 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $40,230 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Medical coding professionals in Massachusetts

10th percentile
$24,920
25th percentile
$29,580
50th percentile
$37,340
75th percentile
$47,340
90th percentile
$60,500

This represents a growth in salaries of 20%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of medical coding, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid medical coding professionals earning 143% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Massachusetts state.

Average Salaries for Medical coding professionals and related professions in Massachusetts

Health Information
$40,230
Health Information Management
$76,450
Medical Billing
$40,230
Medical Coding
$40,230

Medical coding professionals in Massachusetts earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Medical Coding programs available for each degree type for all schools in Massachusetts

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
6
Total7

The number of students graduating from the 6 accredited medical coding schools in Massachusetts is increasing. In Massachusetts, there were 152 graduates in 2006. And there were 323 graduates from medical coding courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 113% percent increase in the number of medical coding school degree or certificate graduates in Massachusetts. A majority of these graduates, or 86%, graduated with an undergraduate certificate in medical coding.

Medical Coding Faculty Salaries in Massachusetts

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