Medical Billing and Coding Careers Arizona

If you are interested in a career in Medical Billing and Coding then you will be glad to know that the Bureau for Labor Statistics (BLS) predicts that the occupation will experience significant employment growth 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 Arizona.

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Accredited Medical Billing and Coding Schools in AZ

AreaCollegeDeliveryFind Out MoreWebsite
TempeBryan UniversityOnlineRequest InfoVisit Site
Apache JunctionCentral Arizona CollegeOnlineRequest InfoVisit Site
PhoenixPhoenix CollegeCampusRequest InfoVisit Site

There is no set basic education requirements in Arizona for becoming a Medical Biller and/or Medical Coder. Most employers will prefer a minimum of an associates degree from an accredited school.

There are 3 accredited programs in Arizona – 1 campus based and 2 online.

The map below shows all accredited schools in Arizona and neighboring states;


Medical Billing and Coding Salary AZ

Average Salary$40,540
Above/Below National Average5.3% Below
Mean Hourly Wage$19.49
Top 10% of Earners$62,110
Bottom 10% of Earners$25,860
# Employed5,900
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 Arizona is $40,540, 5.3% below the national average, according to the most recent BLS data. This represents an hourly wage of $19.49.

Within Arizona the bottom 10% of those working in the career earned $25,860 whilst the top 10% earned $62,110.

There are currently approximately 5,900 persons employed as Medical Billers and Medical Coders in the state.

The table below breaks down the average salaries across the main Metro areas in AZ. The highest average salaries for Medical Billers and Coders are in Yuma whilst the most employment is in the Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale region.

AreaSalaryHourly PayTop 10%Bottom 10%Employed
Yuma, AZ$50,930$24.49$83,080$24,860120
Flagstaff, AZ$45,850$22.04$71,710$27,630140
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ$41,670$20.03$71,320$24,84060
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ$40,760$19.60$63,430$25,7804,060
Prescott, AZ$39,590$19.03$60,900$26,640100
Tucson, AZ$38,340$18.43$56,410$25,710830
Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ$36,580$17.59$55,970$25,640180