Medical Coding Schools In South Carolina

There are 3 accredited medical coding schools in South Carolina for faculty who teach medical coding classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in medical coding in the state of South Carolina, which encompasses medical coding training at the medical coding certificate level.


Schools

  1. Miller-Motte Technical College in North Charleston

    8085 Rivers Ave-Ste E, North Charleston, South Carolina 29406

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  2. Remington College-Columbia

    607 Bush River Rd, Columbia, South Carolina 29210

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  3. Medix School-Fortis College

    246 Stoneridge Dr Ste 101, Columbia, South Carolina 29210

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

South Carolina Vs. National Medical Coding Employment

South Carolina 2,250
National 176,090

Approximately 1% of the country's medical coding professionals work in South Carolina state.

Employment Growth for Medical coding professionals In South Carolina

2,340 2,010 2,070 2,270 2,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Medical Coding is a shrinking field in South Carolina. 90 less medical coding professionals were working in South Carolina in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 4% decline in the field. This decline is slower 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 South Carolina

$27,620 $27,350 $30,990 $31,770 $32,660
$39,422 $41,728 $43,045 $43,558 $44,811
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Medical Coding
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to medical coding professionals are growing in South Carolina. In 2006 medical coding professionals made a mean salary of $27,620 per year, and in 2010 they made $32,660 per year.

Salary percentiles for Medical coding professionals in South Carolina

10th percentile
$20,670
25th percentile
$23,680
50th percentile
$28,770
75th percentile
$38,030
90th percentile
$51,550

This represents a growth in salaries of 15%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In South Carolina state, within the field of medical coding, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid medical coding professionals earn 149% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Medical coding professionals and related professions in South Carolina

Health Information
$32,660
Health Information Management
$57,110
Medical Billing
$32,660
Medical Coding
$32,660

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

Educational Trends

Medical Coding programs available for each degree type for all schools in South Carolina

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total3

100% of these graduates received an undergraduate certificate in medical coding.

Medical Coding Faculty Salaries in South Carolina

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