Medical Billing in Delaware

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Schools Offering Medical Billing Programs in Delaware


Each year, approximately 0.5% of Delaware graduates receive certificates in medical billing. In other words, every year an estimated 122 medical billers graduate from Delaware's 3 medical billing schools.

Top Schools

Dawn Career Institute Inc, which is located in Wilmington, is the top-ranked school in Delaware that has a medical billing program. It received a ranking of 68th in the country in 2010. 35 students graduated with a certificate in medical billing from Dawn Career Institute Inc in 2010.

The second-ranked school in Delaware that has a medical billing program is Harris School of Business-Wilmington Campus. Harris School of Business-Wilmington Campus, which was ranked 78th in the country in 2010, is located in Wilmington. 59 students graduated with certificate in medical billing from Harris School of Business-Wilmington Campus in 2010.

Harris School of Business-Dover, which was ranked 78th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Delaware that has a medical billing program. It is located in Dover. 19 students graduated with certificate in medical billing from Harris School of Business-Dover in 2010. Harris School of Business-Dover charged in-state students $0 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

The Delaware medical billing schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

The medical billing schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Delaware were:

A medical billing certificate from a Delaware school... what next?

The highest percentage of medical billing graduates in Delaware pursue careers as a medical biller. If you decide to work as a medical biller in Delaware, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 2,100 Delaware medical billers as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Delaware medical billers:

  1. New Castle County - 1,860 medical billers
  2. Sussex County - 230 medical billers
  3. Kent County - 160 medical billers

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 2,240 medical billers will be working in Delaware state. This would require the number of medical billers to grow by 10%.

Salary

On average, a medical biller earns a salary of $34,640 per year in Delaware state. But, salaries for medical billers can vary. In 2010, medical billers made as little as less than $21,740 per year or as much as more than $56,300 per year in Delaware. On average a medical biller earns the most in the following Delaware counties:

  1. New Castle County - $35,310 per year
  2. Sussex County - $35,060 per year
  3. Kent County - $29,520 per year

The following counties in Delaware have the lowest average salaries for medical billers:

  1. Kent County - $29,520 per year
  2. Sussex County - $35,060 per year
  3. New Castle County - $35,310 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in medical billing in Delaware and to compare salaries with various related fields such as health information management or allied health, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Certificate in Medical Billing in Delaware

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,459 miles from location Harris School of Business-Wilmington Campus Wilmington DE 22.4587 n/a 782
5,452 miles from location Harris School of Business-Dover Dover DE 21.7358 n/a 376
5,462 miles from location Dawn Career Institute Inc Wilmington DE 32.3896 100% 200
 

Curious what studying Medical Billing gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Billing and Posting Clerks + 2,100 $34,640 8.2%
2
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians + 430 $33,330 -10.4%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are medical billing related jobs in Delaware