Medical Billing in North Carolina

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Schools Offering Medical Billing Programs in North Carolina


Each year, roughly 0.0% of North Carolina students graduate with certificates in medical billing. In other words, every year an estimated 42 medical billers graduate from North Carolina's 5 medical billing schools.

Top Schools

Southeastern Institute-Charlotte, which was ranked 67th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in North Carolina that has a medical billing program. It is located in Charlotte. In 2010, 1 students graduated from Southeastern Institute-Charlotte's medical billing program.

The second-ranked school in North Carolina that has a medical billing program is CET-Durham. CET-Durham, which was ranked 80th in the country in 2010, is located in Durham. 35 students graduated with certificate in medical billing from CET-Durham in 2010.

CET-Durham, is the third-largest medical billing school in North Carolina. It is located in Perrysburg.

Cost

If you choose to attend a North Carolina medical billing school, average tuition will be $3,483 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $13,931 per year to $13,931 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at North Carolina medical billing schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Miller-Motte College-Greenville - located in Greenville, students are charged $13,931 per year

The following North Carolina medical billing schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Miller-Motte College-Greenville - located in Greenville, students are charged $13,931 per year

A medical billing certificate from a North Carolina school... what next?

A large number of North Carolina medical billing graduates become medical billers. 14,280 medical billers were working in North Carolina in 2010. The largest populations of North Carolina medical billers are working in the following counties:

  1. Anson County - 2,960 medical billers
  2. Guilford County - 1,550 medical billers
  3. Franklin County - 1,540 medical billers

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 16,070 medical billers will be working in North Carolina state. This would require the number of medical billers to grow by 13%.

Salary

A medical biller in North Carolina makes an average of $32,250 per year. However, this number is only an average. medical billers in North Carolina had varying salaries from $20,510 to $47,750 per year in 2010. The counties in North Carolina with the highest average salary for a medical biller are:

  1. Chatham County - $35,540 per year
  2. Franklin County - $34,960 per year
  3. Greene County - $34,110 per year

On average, medical billers earns the least in the following North Carolina counties:

  1. Cumberland County - $27,320 per year
  2. Alamance County - $28,810 per year
  3. Alexander County - $29,220 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional North Carolina 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 North Carolina

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,703 miles from location Kaplan College-Charlotte Charlotte NC n/a n/a n/a
5,711 miles from location Southeastern Institute-Charlotte Charlotte NC 33.0258 100% 333
5,518 miles from location Miller-Motte College-Greenville Greenville NC n/a n/a 295
5,605 miles from location CET-Durham Durham NC 19.8195 n/a 197
5,711 miles from location TechSkills-Charlotte Charlotte NC 0.88372 n/a 151
 

Curious what studying Medical Billing gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Billing and Posting Clerks + 14,280 $32,250 -1.6%
2
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians + 5,110 $32,300 2.0%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are medical billing related jobs in North Carolina