Medical Billing and Coding Careers Alaska

If you are interested in pursuing a career in Medical Billing and Coding in Alaska then it will please you to know that the Bureau for Labor Statistics (BLS) has predicted that there will be an increase in employment in the sector of 13% between 2016 and 2026.

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Listed below are some of the top Medical Billing and Coding programs and related courses near you in Alaska.

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Top Medical Billing and Coding Schools In Alaska

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SitkaUniversity of Alaska SoutheastOnlineRequest InfoVisit Site

There is just one accredited program in Alaska – delivered online. There are no campus based Medical Billing and Coding Programs in Alaska.

And whilst there is no required basic education level in Alaska if you wish to work as a Medical Biller or Coder it is recommended as most employers give preference to those who have obtained a degree from an accredited school.

View more accredited Medical Billing and Coding Schools in the USA.

Medical Billing and Coding Salary in Alaska

Average Salary$54,170
Above National Average26.5% Above
Mean Hourly Wage$26.04
Top 10% of Earners$64,340
Bottom 10% of Earners$32,540
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Medical Billers and Coders in Alaska earn the second highest average of all states in the USA at $54,170 per annum. This represents a mean hourly wage of $26.04. Those working in Medical Billing and Posting in Alaska earn 26.5% above the national average.

The bottom 10%  of earners make $32,540 per annum whilst the top 10% earned $64,340.

The table below breaks down the average salaries across the main Metro areas in Alaska. The highest average salaries for Medical Billers and Coders in Alaska are in Fairbank whilst the most employment is in Anchorage.

Please note: The BLS classifies those working as Medical Billers and Coders as ‘Medical Records and Health Information Technician’.

AreaSalaryHourly PayTop 10%Bottom 10%Employed
Fairbanks, AK$48,090$23.12$62,940$35,19090
Anchorage, AK$43,700$21.01$59,520$32,390400