Medical Billing in Arizona

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Schools Offering Medical Billing Programs in Arizona


Approximately 0.1% of graduates in of Arizona receive medical billing certificates every year. In other words, every year an estimated 217 medical billers graduate from Arizona's 10 medical billing schools.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Arizona with a medical billing program is Anthem College-Phoenix, which is located in Phoenix. In 2010, it was ranked 73rd nationwide. 71 students graduated with a certificate in medical billing from Anthem College-Phoenix in 2010.

Everest College-Phoenix, which is located in Phoenix, is the second-ranked school in Arizona that has a medical billing program. It received a ranking of 74th in the country in 2010. Tuition at Everest College-Phoenix was $15,024 per year.

The Bryman School of Arizona, which was ranked 74th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Arizona that has a medical billing program. It is located in Phoenix. In 2010, The Bryman School of Arizona graduated 59 students from its medical billing programs. Students at The Bryman School of Arizona paid $0 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Arizona medical billing school, average tuition will be $3,822 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,040 per year to $15,024 per year. In 2010, the following Arizona medical billing schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Everest College-Mesa - located in Mesa, students are charged $15,024 per year
  2. Everest College-Phoenix - located in Phoenix, students are charged $15,024 per year
  3. Mohave Community College - located in Kingman, students are charged $2,310 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Arizona medical billing schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Coconino County Community College - located in Flagstaff, students are charged $2,040 per year
  2. Mohave Community College - located in Kingman, students are charged $2,310 per year
  3. Everest College-Phoenix - located in Phoenix, students are charged $15,024 per year

A medical billing certificate from an Arizona school... what next?

Most people who graduate from medical billing school in Arizona go on to work as a medical biller. In 2010, there were 8,740 medical billers working in Arizona. The Arizona counties with the largest populations of medical billers are:

  1. Maricopa County - 6,490 medical billers
  2. Pima County - 1,170 medical billers
  3. Cochise County - 260 medical billers

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of medical billers in Arizona will grow by 8%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 10,520 medical billers working in Arizona.

Salary

A medical biller in Arizona earns $34,560 per year on average. However, Arizona medical billers earned anywhere in the range from as less than $19,000 per year to more than $61,220 per year in 2010. The counties in Arizona with the highest average salary for a medical biller are:

  1. Coconino County - $35,700 per year
  2. Maricopa County - $35,380 per year
  3. Yavapai County - $34,970 per year

On average, medical billers earns the least in the following Arizona counties:

  1. Yuma County - $29,360 per year
  2. Mohave County - $31,450 per year
  3. Apache County - $31,500 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Arizona statistics regarding a career in medical billing. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as health information management or allied health.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Medical Billing in Arizona
  • Certificate in Medical Billing in Arizona

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,488 miles from location Sanford-Brown College Phoenix AZ n/a n/a n/a
7,568 miles from location Mohave Community College Kingman AZ 10.6222 n/a 6,702
7,489 miles from location Everest College-Phoenix Phoenix AZ 25.6963 100% 4,688
7,439 miles from location Coconino County Community College Flagstaff AZ 7.48753 n/a 3,981
7,487 miles from location Anthem College-Phoenix Phoenix AZ 26.9595 n/a 816
7,489 miles from location The Bryman School of Arizona Phoenix AZ 22.6068 n/a 643
7,470 miles from location Everest College-Mesa Mesa AZ 12.1415 89% 628
7,436 miles from location Tucson College Tucson AZ 18.155 n/a 473
7,484 miles from location Lamson College Tempe AZ 14.1974 n/a 442
7,487 miles from location Fortis College Phoenix AZ n/a n/a 124
 

Curious what studying Medical Billing gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Arizona

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Billing and Posting Clerks + 8,740 $34,560 2.8%
2
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians + 4,870 $34,720 34.5%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are medical billing related jobs in Arizona