Medical Transcription in Virginia

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Schools Offering Medical Transcription Programs in Virginia


Each year, in the range of 0.0% of Virginia graduates, graduate from Medical Transcription certificate programs.

National College-Salem, which was ranked 78th nationwide in 2010, is the only accredited Medical Transcription school in Virginia. It is located in Salem. In 2010, 0 students graduated from National College-Salem's Medical Transcription programs.

Cost

The tuition rate for students taking Medical Transcription courses at National College-Salem was $10,489 per year.

A Medical Transcription certificate from a Virginia school... what next?

A majority of Virginia Medical Transcription graduates become a medical transcriptionist. In Virginia, the largest numbers of medical transcriptionists work in the following counties:

  1. Caroline County - 380 medical transcriptionists
  2. Chesapeake County - 250 medical transcriptionists
  3. Botetourt County - 130 medical transcriptionists

Salary

A medical transcriptionist in Virginia makes an average of $32,660 per year. But, salaries for medical transcriptionists can vary. In 2010, medical transcriptionists made as little as less than $17,680 per year or as much as more than $43,390 per year in Virginia. [A/An] medical transcriptionists in the following Virginia counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Frederick County - $33,440 per year
  2. Botetourt County - $33,180 per year
  3. Buchanan County - $31,950 per year

A medical transcriptionist in the following counties in Virginia make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Harrisonburg County - $28,160 per year
  2. Brunswick County - $30,520 per year
  3. Caroline County - $30,610 per year

More Information

For more Virginia data regarding a career in medical transcription in Virginia and to compare salaries with various related fields such as administrative assisting or health information management, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,677 miles from location National College-Salem Salem VA 21.647 n/a 6,691
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Medical Transcriptionists + 1,460 $32,660 -33.0%
 

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