Medical Billing in Wisconsin

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Schools Offering Medical Billing Programs in Wisconsin


Each year, roughly 0.0% of Wisconsin students graduate with certificates in medical billing. In other words, every year an estimated 69 medical billers graduate from Wisconsin's 3 medical billing schools.

Top Schools

Northcentral Technical College, which is located in Wausau, is the top-ranked school in Wisconsin that has a medical billing program. It received a ranking of 76th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Northcentral Technical College graduated 20 students from its medical billing program. Northcentral Technical College charged in-state students $3,493 in tuition fees per year.

Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, which is located in Green Bay, is the second-ranked school in Wisconsin that has a medical billing program. It received a ranking of 81st in the country in 2010. 19 students graduated with certificate in medical billing from Northeast Wisconsin Technical College in 2010. Tuition at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College was $3,511 per year.

Anthem College-Brookfield, which was ranked 81st nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Wisconsin that has a medical billing program. It is located in Brookfield. In 2010, Anthem College-Brookfield graduated 27 students from its medical billing programs. The tuition rate at Anthem College-Brookfield was $0 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Wisconsin's medical billing schools ranges from $3,511 per year to $3,493 per year. But, the average tuition is $2,335 per year. In 2010, the following Wisconsin medical billing schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Northeast Wisconsin Technical College - located in Green Bay, students are charged $3,511 per year
  2. Northcentral Technical College - located in Wausau, students are charged $3,493 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Wisconsin medical billing schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Northcentral Technical College - located in Wausau, students are charged $3,493 per year
  2. Northeast Wisconsin Technical College - located in Green Bay, students are charged $3,511 per year

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

The highest percentage of medical billing graduates in Wisconsin pursue careers as a medical biller. 8,590 medical billers were working in Wisconsin in 2010. In Wisconsin, the largest numbers of medical billers work in the following counties:

  1. Milwaukee County - 3,030 medical billers
  2. Columbia County - 810 medical billers
  3. Brown County - 570 medical billers

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of medical billers in the state of Wisconsin will grow to 10,100. This would require a 5% growth in the profession.

Salary

A medical biller in Wisconsin makes an average of $32,320 per year. However, this number is only an average. medical billers in Wisconsin had varying salaries from $19,470 to $53,490 per year in 2010. The counties in Wisconsin with the highest average salary for a medical biller are:

  1. Columbia County - $38,140 per year
  2. Milwaukee County - $32,440 per year
  3. Brown County - $32,170 per year

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

  1. Rock County - $29,070 per year
  2. Marathon County - $29,690 per year
  3. Adams County - $30,400 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Wisconsin 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.

  • Associate's Degree in Medical Billing in Wisconsin
  • Certificate in Medical Billing in Wisconsin

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,132 miles from location Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Green Bay WI 19.2351 n/a 9,273
6,208 miles from location Northcentral Technical College Wausau WI 23.8302 n/a 4,574
6,130 miles from location Anthem College-Brookfield Brookfield WI 15.7212 n/a 342
 

Curious what studying Medical Billing gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Billing and Posting Clerks + 8,590 $32,320 -16.6%
2
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians + 4,130 $34,960 27.1%
 

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