Medical Billing in Nevada

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Schools Offering Medical Billing Programs in Nevada


Each year, approximately 0.6% of Nevada graduates receive certificates in medical billing. Thus, Nevada's 4 medical billing schools put out approximately 245 medical billers each year.

Top Schools

Career College of Northern Nevada, which is located in Sparks, is the top-ranked school in Nevada that has a medical billing program. It received a ranking of 71st in the country in 2010. 2 students graduated with a certificate in medical billing from Career College of Northern Nevada in 2010.

Kaplan College-Las Vegas Campus, which is located in Las Vegas, is the second-ranked school in Nevada that has a medical billing program. It received a ranking of 77th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 115 students graduated from Kaplan College-Las Vegas Campus medical billing program.

Northwest Health Careers, which is located in Las Vegas, is the third-ranked school in Nevada that has a medical billing program. It received a ranking of 80th in the country in 2010. The tuition rate at Northwest Health Careers was $0 per year.

Cost

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

The following Nevada medical billing schools had the lowest tuition rates:

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

Most people who graduate from medical billing school in Nevada go on to work as a medical biller. Nevada had 3,120 medical billers in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Nevada medical billers:

  1. Clark County - 2,230 medical billers
  2. Pinal County - 640 medical billers
  3. Elko County - 120 medical billers

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of medical billers is expected to shrink by -2% by 2018. There are projected to be 3,700 medical billers working in the Nevada then.

Salary

On average, a medical biller earns a salary of $34,410 per year in Nevada state. In 2010, however, some Nevada medical billers earned as little as less than $19,480 per year or as much as more than $47,140 per year. On average a medical biller earns the most in the following Nevada counties:

  1. Carson City County - $36,320 per year
  2. Clark County - $35,380 per year
  3. Elko County - $32,250 per year

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

  1. Churchill County - $29,190 per year
  2. Pinal County - $31,710 per year
  3. Elko County - $32,250 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Nevada statistics regarding a career in medical billing and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as health information management or allied health.

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

  • Certificate in Medical Billing in Nevada

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,614 miles from location Anthem Institute-Las Vegas Las Vegas NV 16.8268 n/a 681
7,615 miles from location Kaplan College-Las Vegas Campus Las Vegas NV 22.9379 n/a 577
7,782 miles from location Career College of Northern Nevada Sparks NV 29.3303 100% 536
7,618 miles from location Northwest Health Careers Las Vegas NV 20.4294 n/a 217
 

Curious what studying Medical Billing gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Billing and Posting Clerks + 3,120 $34,410 -6.0%
2
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians + 1,340 $36,880 28.8%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are medical billing related jobs in Nevada