Medical Transcription in Florida

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Schools Offering Medical Transcription Programs in Florida

Around 0.0% of Florida's graduates graduate from medical transcription certificate programs every year. That means an estimated 7 medical transcriptionists graduate from Florida's 4 medical transcription schools each year.

Top Schools

Career Institute of Florida, which is located in Largo, is the top-ranked school in Florida that has a medical transcription program. It received a ranking of 77th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Career Institute of Florida graduated no students from its medical transcription program.

The second-ranked school in Florida that has a medical transcription program is Sheridan Technical Center. Sheridan Technical Center, which was ranked 80th in the country in 2010, is located in Hollywood.

The third-ranked school in Florida that has a medical transcription program is Winter Park Tech. Winter Park Tech, which was ranked 83rd in the country in 2010, is located in Winter Park. In 2010, Winter Park Tech graduated 4 students from its medical transcription programs. Tuition at Winter Park Tech was $0 per year.


Medical transcription schools in Florida, charge students an average tuition of $3,380 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $13,520 per year, or as little as $13,520 per year. The Florida medical transcription schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Rasmussen College-Florida - located in Ocala, students are charged $13,520 per year

The medical transcription schools in Florida that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Rasmussen College-Florida - located in Ocala, students are charged $13,520 per year

A medical transcription certificate from a Florida school... what next?

The highest percentage of medical transcription graduates in Florida pursue careers as a medical transcriptionist. 3,990 medical transcriptionists were working in Florida in 2010. In Florida, the largest numbers of medical transcriptionists work in the following counties:

  1. Hernando County - 630 medical transcriptionists
  2. Broward County - 420 medical transcriptionists
  3. Miami-Dade County - 390 medical transcriptionists

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of medical transcriptionists in the state of Florida will grow to 5,830. This would require a 10% growth in the profession.


On average, a medical transcriptionist earns a salary of $30,550 per year in Florida state. But, salaries for medical transcriptionists can vary. In 2010, medical transcriptionists made as little as less than $15,700 per year or as much as more than $46,510 per year in Florida. On average a medical transcriptionist earns the most in the following Florida counties:

  1. Collier County - $35,090 per year
  2. Broward County - $33,320 per year
  3. Baker County - $32,260 per year

The following counties in Florida have the lowest average salaries for medical transcriptionists:

  1. Alachua County - $27,390 per year
  2. Hernando County - $28,280 per year
  3. Bradford County - $29,010 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in medical transcription in Florida and to compare salaries with various related fields such as administrative assisting or health information, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Certificate in Medical Transcription in Florida

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,752 miles from location Rasmussen College-Florida Ocala FL 15.2745 n/a 3,982
5,616 miles from location Sheridan Technical Center Hollywood FL 20.2387 n/a 1,778
5,701 miles from location Winter Park Tech Winter Park FL 16.7422 n/a 649
5,775 miles from location Career Institute of Florida Largo FL 22.7824 n/a 71

Curious what studying Medical Transcription gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
Medical Transcriptionists + 3,990 $30,550 -5.7%

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