Medical Billing and Coding Schools Alabama

If you are interested in pursuing a career in Medical Billing and Coding in Alabama then you will be happy to hear that the Bureau for Labor Statisticss (BLS) predicts that the occupation category will experience significant job growth of 13% between 2016 and 2026.


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Accredited Medical Billing and Coding Schools Alabama

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MobileBishop State Community CollegeCampusRequest InfoVisit Site
HancevilleWallace State Community CollegeOnlineRequest InfoVisit Site

There is no set statutory basic education requirements in Alabama for those wishing to work in Medical Billing and Coding. However, most employers will prefer a minimum of an associates degree from an accredited school. Listed above are the only 2 accredited Associates Degree Program in Alabama.

The map below shows all accredited schools for Billing and Coding in Alabama and neighboring states;

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Medical Billing and Coding Salary in Alabama

Average Salary$35,450
Above/Below National Average17% below
Mean Hourly Wage$17.04
Top 10% of Earners$54,930
Bottom 10% of Earners$21,510
# Employed2,700
Please note: The BLS classifies those working as Medical Billers and Coders as ‘Medical Records and Health Information Technician’.

The average salary for those working in Medical Billing and Coding in Alabama is $35,450 according to the most recent BLS data. This represents an hourly wage of $17.04. Those working in Medical Billing and Posting in Alabama earn 17% below the national average.

Within Alabama the bottom 10% of those working in the career earned $21,510 whilst the top 10% earned $54,930.

Alabama Medical Billing and Coding Salary and Employment by Metro Area

The table below breaksdown the average salaries across the main Metro areas in Alabama. The highest average salaries for Medical Billers and Coders are in Huntsville whilst the most employment is in Birmingham, AL.

AreaSalaryHourly PayTop 10%Bottom 10%Employed
Huntsville, AL$40,080$19.27$58,930$25,660250
Birmingham-Hoover, AL$39,320$18.90$60,070$23,370880
Tuscaloosa, AL$35,800$17.21$58,050$21,840140
Florence-Muscle Shoals, AL$34,990$16.82$49,870$20,77040
Montgomery, AL$34,350$16.51$52,410$21,490230
Dothan, AL$33,030$15.88$52,560$20,270110
Mobile, AL$32,320$15.54$50,600$21,190350
Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL$30,970$14.89$55,550$21,16050
Auburn-Opelika, AL$30,110$14.48$46,670$17,89090
Gadsden, AL$30,110$14.48$42,880$21,03060
Decatur, AL$29,340$14.11$39,510$21,55060
Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville, AL$27,320$13.14$38,080$20,50080

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