Medical Transcription in Idaho

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Schools Offering Medical Transcription Programs in Idaho


Around 0.0% of Idaho's graduates graduate from medical transcription certificate programs every year. Thus, Idaho's 2 medical transcription schools put out approximately 0 medical transcriptionists each year.

Top Schools

Lewis-Clark State College, which was ranked 81st nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Idaho that has a medical transcription program. It is located in Lewiston. no students graduated with a certificate in medical transcription from Lewis-Clark State College in 2010. The tuition rate at Lewis-Clark State College was $4,998 per year.

The second-ranked school in Idaho with a medical transcription program is North Idaho College, which is located in Coeur D Alene. In 2010, it was ranked 83rd nationwide. The tuition rate at North Idaho College was $2,658 per year.

Cost

Medical transcription schools in Idaho, charge students an average tuition of $3,828 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $4,998 per year, or as little as $2,658 per year. The Idaho medical transcription schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Lewis-Clark State College - located in Lewiston, students are charged $4,998 per year
  2. North Idaho College - located in Coeur D Alene, students are charged $2,658 per year

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

  1. North Idaho College - located in Coeur D Alene, students are charged $2,658 per year
  2. Lewis-Clark State College - located in Lewiston, students are charged $4,998 per year

A medical transcription certificate from an Idaho school... what next?

A large number of Idaho medical transcription graduates become medical transcriptionists. In 2010, there were 590 medical transcriptionists working in Idaho. The Idaho counties with the largest populations of medical transcriptionists are:

  1. Ada County - 240 medical transcriptionists
  2. Nez Perce County - 90 medical transcriptionists
  3. Kootenai County - 50 medical transcriptionists

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 1,070 medical transcriptionists will be working in Idaho state. This would require the number of medical transcriptionists to grow by 19%.

Salary

On average, a medical transcriptionist earns a salary of $31,050 per year in Idaho state. However, Idaho medical transcriptionists earned anywhere in the range from as less than $19,780 per year to more than $44,480 per year in 2010. The counties in Idaho with the highest average salary for a medical transcriptionist are:

  1. Kootenai County - $35,180 per year
  2. Nez Perce County - $34,150 per year
  3. Blaine County - $31,120 per year

A medical transcriptionist in the following counties in Idaho make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Bannock County - $27,560 per year
  2. Benewah County - $28,590 per year
  3. Ada County - $30,280 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Idaho statistics regarding a career in medical transcription and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as administrative assisting or health information.

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,447 miles from location North Idaho College Coeur D Alene ID 16.995 n/a 5,659
7,488 miles from location Lewis-Clark State College Lewiston ID 18.6173 51% 4,200
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Medical Transcriptionists + 590 $31,050 1.7%
 

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