Medical Coding Schools In Nevada

Medical Coding classes faculty can choose to work at the only accredited medical coding school in Nevada. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the medical coding academic community in Nevada, and the future trends in medical coding training at the medical coding associates degree level.


Schools

  1. Kaplan College-Las Vegas Campus

    3535 W. Sahara Avenue, Las Vegas, Nevada 89102

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Nevada Vs. National Medical Coding Employment

Nevada 1,340
National 176,090

Of all of the medical coding professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Nevada.

Employment Growth for Medical coding professionals In Nevada

1,150 1,210 1,290 1,230 1,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Medical Coding is a growing field in Nevada. There were 190 more medical coding professionals working in Nevada in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of medical coding has grown by 17% in Nevada. This growth 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 Nevada

$32,060 $34,000 $36,110 $35,850 $36,880
$45,390 $46,413 $47,635 $49,555 $51,254
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Medical Coding
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by medical coding professionals is increasing in Nevada. Medical coding professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $32,060 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $36,880 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Medical coding professionals in Nevada

10th percentile
$22,380
25th percentile
$26,850
50th percentile
$33,640
75th percentile
$44,670
90th percentile
$56,800

Thus, medical coding professionals' salaries grew by 13% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Nevada, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of medical coding. The pay differential between the highest paid medical coding professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 154%

Average Salaries for Medical coding professionals and related professions in Nevada

Health Information
$36,880
Health Information Management
$64,450
Medical Billing
$36,880
Medical Coding
$36,880

In Nevada, 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 Nevada

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

As the number of medical coding professionals is increasing in Nevada state, the number of students graduating from the only accredited medical coding school in Nevada state is decreasing. In 2006, 140 students graduated from medical coding courses in Nevada. And in 2010, 1 students graduated.

This represents a 99% decrease in the number of medical coding degree or certificate school graduates in Nevada state. 100% of these graduates received an associate's degree in medical coding.

Medical Coding Faculty Salaries in Nevada

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