Medical Coding Schools In Nebraska

Nebraska has 2 accredited medical coding schools where medical coding faculty who teach medical coding classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in medical coding in the state of Nebraska, which encompasses medical coding training at the medical coding certificate level.


Schools

  1. Northeast Community College

    801 E Benjamin, Norfolk, Nebraska 68702-0469

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  2. Omaha School of Massage and Healthcare of Herzing University

    9748 Park Dr, Omaha, Nebraska 68127

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Nebraska Vs. National Medical Coding Employment

Nebraska 1,520
National 176,090

Of all of the medical coding professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Nebraska state.

Employment Growth for Medical coding professionals In Nebraska

1,750 1,780 1,770 1,810 1,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Nebraska, the field of medical coding is shrinking. 230 less medical coding professionals were working in Nebraska in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Nebraska, this field has shrunk by 13% in four years. This decline is faster than the national trend for medical coding professionals which shows a 7% increase in the number of medical coding professionals working around the nation.

Medical Coding VS. All Professions salaries in Nebraska

$28,330 $29,920 $30,950 $32,180 $34,320
$41,032 $42,024 $42,027 $44,097 $45,233
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Medical Coding
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Nebraska, as the number of medical coding professionals is declining, the salaries earned by medical coding professionals are increasing. In 2006 medical coding professionals made a mean salary of $28,330 per year, and in 2010 they made $34,320 per year.

Salary percentiles for Medical coding professionals in Nebraska

10th percentile
$21,830
25th percentile
$26,120
50th percentile
$31,980
75th percentile
$40,090
90th percentile
$50,320

This represents a growth in salaries of 17%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of medical coding, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid medical coding professionals earning 131% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Nebraska state.

Average Salaries for Medical coding professionals and related professions in Nebraska

Health Information
$34,320
Health Information Management
$57,630
Medical Billing
$34,320
Medical Coding
$34,320

In Nebraska, medical coding professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total2

A majority of these graduates, or 100%, graduated with an undergraduate certificate in medical coding.

Medical Coding Faculty Salaries in Nebraska

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