If you are interested in a career in Medical Billing and Coding (MBC) in Georgia (GA) 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 MBC programs and related courses near you in Georgia.
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Top Medical Billing and Coding Schools in GA
|Area||College||Delivery||Find Out More||Website|
|Albany||Albany State University||Online||Request Info||Visit Site|
|Athens||Athens Technical College||Campus||Request Info||Visit Site|
|Atlanta||Alanta Technical College||Campus||Request Info||Visit Site|
|Rock Spring||Georgia Northwestern Technical College||Online||Request Info||Visit Site|
|Lawrenceville||Gwinnett Technical College||Campus||Request Info||Visit Site|
|Statesboro||Ogeechee Technical College||Online||Request Info||Visit Site|
|Waco||West Georgia Technical College||Campus||Request Info||Visit Site|
|Valdosta||Wiregrass Georgia Technical College||Campus||Request Info||Visit Site|
There is no set basic education requirements in Georgia 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 8 accredited programs in Georgia – 5 campus based and 3 online.
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Medical Billing and Coding Salary in GA
|Top 10% of Earners||$59,170|
|Bottom 10% of Earners||$24,710|
The average salary for those working in Medical Billing and Coding in Georgia is $39,410, 8% below the national average, according to the most recent BLS data. This represents an hourly wage of $18.95.
Within Georgia the bottom 10% of those working in the career earned $24,710 whilst the top 10% earned $59,170.
There are currently approximately 5,770 persons employed as Medical Billers and Medical Coders in in the state.
The table below breaks down the average salaries across the main Metro areas in Georgia. The highest paid roles for those working in the sector are in Augusta whilst the highest concentration of jobs is in the Atlanta area.
|Area||Salary||Hourly Pay||Top 10%||Bottom 10%||Employed|
|Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC||$43,190||$20.77||$59,190||$27,050||350|
|Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA||$41,520||$19.96||$61,190||$26,330||3,130|
|Athens-Clarke County, GA||$40,150||$19.30||$56,330||$24,590||230|
|Warner Robins, GA||$31,650||$15.22||$52,100||$21,840||60|