There are schools offering medical transcription training in Virginia!
Schools Offering Medical Transcription Programs in Virginia
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.
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:
- Caroline County - 380 medical transcriptionists
- Chesapeake County - 250 medical transcriptionists
- Botetourt County - 130 medical transcriptionists
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:
- Frederick County - $33,440 per year
- Botetourt County - $33,180 per year
- Buchanan County - $31,950 per year
A medical transcriptionist in the following counties in Virginia make the lowest salaries on average:
- Harrisonburg County - $28,160 per year
- Brunswick County - $30,520 per year
- Caroline County - $30,610 per year
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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