Medical Billing in New Mexico

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Schools Offering Medical Billing Programs in New Mexico


Approximately 0.0% of graduates in of New Mexico receive medical billing certificates every year. That means an estimated 14 medical billers graduate from New Mexico's 2 medical billing schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in New Mexico that has a medical billing program is Brookline College. Brookline College, which was ranked 83rd in the country in 2010, is located in Albuquerque. no students graduated with a certificate in medical billing from Brookline College in 2010.

New Mexico State University-Dona Ana, which was ranked 91st nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in New Mexico that has a medical billing program. It is located in Las Cruces. 11 students graduated with certificate in medical billing from New Mexico State University-Dona Ana in 2010. The tuition rate at New Mexico State University-Dona Ana was $1,387 per year.

Cost

Medical billing schools in New Mexico, charge students an average tuition of $694 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $1,387 per year, or as little as $1,387 per year. In 2010, the medical billing schools that charged the highest tuition rates in New Mexico were:

  1. New Mexico State University-Dona Ana - located in Las Cruces, students are charged $1,387 per year

The following New Mexico medical billing schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. New Mexico State University-Dona Ana - located in Las Cruces, students are charged $1,387 per year

A medical billing certificate from a New Mexico school... what next?

A large number of New Mexico medical billing graduates become medical billers. New Mexico had 1,240 medical billers in 2010. The largest populations of New Mexico medical billers are working in the following counties:

  1. Bernalillo County - 560 medical billers
  2. Chaves County - 230 medical billers
  3. Dona Ana County - 150 medical billers

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of medical billers is expected to grow by 10% by 2018. There are projected to be 1,380 medical billers working in the New Mexico then.

Salary

A medical biller in New Mexico earns $29,010 per year on average. But, salaries for medical billers can vary. In 2010, medical billers made as little as less than $16,180 per year or as much as more than $44,190 per year in New Mexico. The counties in New Mexico with the highest average salary for a medical biller are:

  1. Santa Fe County - $34,740 per year
  2. Bernalillo County - $31,060 per year
  3. San Juan County - $28,950 per year

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

  1. Dona Ana County - $21,920 per year
  2. Catron County - $26,270 per year
  3. Chaves County - $27,240 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in medical billing in New Mexico 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 New Mexico

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,201 miles from location New Mexico State University-Dona Ana Las Cruces NM 9.17134 n/a 9,021
7,165 miles from location Brookline College Albuquerque NM 16.566 n/a 383
 

Curious what studying Medical Billing gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians + 1,290 $32,070 8.4%
2
Billing and Posting Clerks + 1,240 $29,010 -34.7%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are medical billing related jobs in New Mexico