There are schools offering phlebotomy certifications in Illinois!
Schools Offering Phlebotomy Programs in Illinois
The College of Office Technology, which was ranked 73rd nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Illinois that has a phlebotomy program. It is located in Chicago. 33 students graduated with a certificate in phlebotomy from The College of Office Technology in 2010.
The second-ranked school in Illinois that has a phlebotomy program is Northwestern College-Southwestern Campus. Northwestern College-Southwestern Campus, which was ranked 81st in the country in 2010, is located in Bridgeview. In 2010, Northwestern College-Southwestern Campus graduated 9 students from its phlebotomy program. Northwestern College-Southwestern Campus charged in-state students $20,900 in tuition fees per year.
Illinois Valley Community College, which was ranked 81st nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Illinois that has a phlebotomy program. It is located in Oglesby. In 2010, Illinois Valley Community College graduated 32 students from its phlebotomy programs. Illinois Valley Community College charged in-state students $2,434 in tuition fees per year.
Phlebotomy schools in Illinois, charge students an average tuition of $4,437 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $20,980 per year, or as little as $2,194 per year. In 2010, the phlebotomy schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Illinois were:
- Northwestern College - located in Chicago, students are charged $20,980 per year
- Northwestern College-Southwestern Campus - located in Bridgeview, students are charged $20,900 per year
- South Suburban College - located in South Holland, students are charged $3,473 per year
The lowest tuition rates at Illinois phlebotomy schools were charged at the following schools:
- Elgin Community College - located in Elgin, students are charged $2,194 per year
- Waubonsee Community College - located in Sugar Grove, students are charged $2,352 per year
- Illinois Valley Community College - located in Oglesby, students are charged $2,434 per year
A phlebotomy certificate from an Illinois school... what next?
Most people who graduate from phlebotomy school in Illinois go on to work as a phlebotomist. 5,280 phlebotomists were working in Illinois in 2010. In Illinois, the largest numbers of phlebotomists work in the following counties:
- Cook County - 3,120 phlebotomists
- Lake County - 340 phlebotomists
- Marshall County - 240 phlebotomists
The government projects that the number of phlebotomists in Illinois will grow by 8%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 8,240 phlebotomists working in Illinois.
A phlebotomist in Illinois makes an average of $40,700 per year. However, this number is only an average. phlebotomists in Illinois had varying salaries from $18,930 to $65,430 per year in 2010. The following counties in Illinois have the highest average salaries for phlebotomists:
- Bureau County - $44,060 per year
- Boone County - $43,600 per year
- Cook County - $42,480 per year
On average, phlebotomists earns the least in the following Illinois counties:
- Clark County - $33,750 per year
- Edwards County - $34,090 per year
- Champaign County - $35,800 per year
For more data regarding a career in phlebotomy in Illinois and to compare salaries with various related fields such as allied health or phlebotomy, take a look at the graphs and charts below.
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- Certificate in Phlebotomy in Illinois
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians||5,280||$40,700||-21.9%|
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