If you are interested in a career in Medical Billing and Coding (MBC) in North Carolina (NC) 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.
- Accredited Medical Billing and Coding Programs in North Carolina
- How much do Medical Billers and Coders make in North Carolina?
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Listed below are some of the top MBC programs and related courses near you in North Carolina.
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Top Medical Billing and Coding Schools in NC
|Area||College||Delivery||Find Out More||Website|
|Supply||Brunswick Community College||Campus||Request Info||Visit Site|
|Hickory||Catawba Valley Community College||Campus||Request Info||Visit Site|
|Charlotte||Central Piedmont Community College||Online||Request Info||Visit Site|
|New Bern||Craven Community College||Campus||Request Info||Visit Site|
|Lexington||Davidson County Community College||Campus||Request Info||Visit Site|
|Durham||Durham Technical Community College||Online||Request Info||Visit Site|
|Tarboro||Edgecombe Community College||Online||Request Info||Visit Site|
|Marion||McDowell Technical Community College||Campus||Request Info||Visit Site|
|Greenville||Pitt Community College||Online||Request Info||Visit Site|
|Sylva||Southwestern Community College||Campus||Request Info||Visit Site|
There is no set basic education requirements in North Carolina for becoming a Medical Biller and or Medical Coder. However most employers will prefer a minimum of an associates degree from an accredited school.
There are 10 accredited schools in NC – 4 of which offer online options
The map below shows all MBC schools in North Carolina and nearby;
Medical Billing and Coding Salary in NC
|Top 10% of Earners||$54,870|
|Bottom 10% of Earners||$24,930|
The average salary for those working in Medical Billing and Coding in North Carolina is $37,520, 12.4% below the national average, according to the most recent BLS data. This represents an hourly wage of $18.04.
Within North Carolina the bottom 10% of those working in the career earned $24,930 whilst the top 10% earned $54,870.
There are currently approximately 5,520 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 North Carolina.
|Area||Salary||Hourly Pay||Top 10%||Bottom 10%||Employed|
|Durham-Chapel Hill, NC||$40,060||$19.26||$56,890||$26,730||370|
|Greensboro-High Point, NC||$38,510||$18.52||$59,030||$25,180||370|
|Rocky Mount, NC||$33,140||$15.93||$48,570||$22,060||70|
|New Bern, NC||$31,930||$15.35||$41,610||$23,170||60|