Medical Billing in Massachusetts

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Schools Offering Medical Billing Programs in Massachusetts


Around 0.1% of Massachusetts's graduates graduate from medical billing certificate programs every year. That means an estimated 319 medical billers graduate from Massachusetts' 11 medical billing schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Massachusetts that has a medical billing program is Millennium Training Institute. Millennium Training Institute, which was ranked 70th in the country in 2010, is located in Woburn. 39 students graduated with a certificate in medical billing from Millennium Training Institute in 2010.

Everest Institute-Chelsea, which was ranked 73rd nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Massachusetts that has a medical billing program. It is located in Chelsea. 26 students graduated with certificate in medical billing from Everest Institute-Chelsea in 2010.

The Salter School-Malden Campus, which was ranked 73rd nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Massachusetts that has a medical billing program. It is located in Malden. In 2010, The Salter School-Malden Campus graduated 89 students from its medical billing programs. Students at The Salter School-Malden Campus paid $0 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

If you choose to attend a Massachusetts medical billing school, average tuition will be $620 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $3,720 per year to $3,720 per year. In 2010, the medical billing schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Massachusetts were:

  1. Massasoit Community College - located in Brockton, students are charged $3,720 per year

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

  1. Massasoit Community College - located in Brockton, students are charged $3,720 per year

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

Most people who graduate from medical billing school in Massachusetts go on to work as a medical biller. If you decide to work as a medical biller in Massachusetts, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 11,090 Massachusetts medical billers as of 2010. The Massachusetts counties with the largest populations of medical billers are:

  1. Bristol County - 6,460 medical billers
  2. Essex County - 1,000 medical billers
  3. Hartford County - 900 medical billers

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of medical billers is expected to grow by 4% by 2018. There are projected to be 13,200 medical billers working in the Massachusetts then.

Salary

A medical biller in Massachusetts makes an average of $36,730 per year. However, this number is only an average. medical billers in Massachusetts had varying salaries from $18,610 to $52,140 per year in 2010. The counties in Massachusetts with the highest average salary for a medical biller are:

  1. Barnstable County - $37,800 per year
  2. Worcester County - $37,450 per year
  3. Essex County - $35,980 per year

The Massachusetts counties with the lowest average salary for medical billers are:

  1. Hartford County - $34,400 per year
  2. Berkshire County - $35,060 per year
  3. Bristol County - $35,075 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in medical billing in Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
0 miles from location American Career Institute Braintree MA n/a n/a n/a
5,271 miles from location American Career Institute Woburn MA n/a n/a n/a
5,281 miles from location American Career Institute Framingham MA n/a n/a n/a
5,336 miles from location American Career Institute Springfield MA n/a n/a n/a
0 miles from location American Career Institute_Cambridge Cambridge MA n/a n/a n/a
5,257 miles from location Massasoit Community College Brockton MA 10.1667 n/a 7,941
5,336 miles from location Branford Hall Career Institute-Springfield Campus Springfield MA 21.4356 n/a 968
5,267 miles from location The Salter School-Malden Campus Malden MA 23.0301 n/a 646
5,264 miles from location Everest Institute-Chelsea Chelsea MA 26.6747 100% 494
5,267 miles from location Kaplan Career Institute Boston MA n/a n/a 249
5,270 miles from location Millennium Training Institute Woburn MA 29.7592 90% 153
 

Curious what studying Medical Billing gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Billing and Posting Clerks + 11,090 $36,730 -21.0%
2
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians + 5,710 $40,230 6.1%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

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