Medical Billing and Coding Careers Oregon

If you are interested in a career in Medical Billing and Coding in Oregon 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 Oregon.

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Top Medical Billing and Coding Schools Oregon

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BendCentral Oregon Community CollegeCampusRequest InfoVisit Site
PortlandPortland Community CollegeOnlineRequest InfoVisit Site

There is no set basic education requirements in Oregon 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 2 accredited programs in Oregon – 1 campus based and 1 online option.

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Medical Billing and Coding Salary in Oregon

Average Salary$46,560
Hourly Wage$22.38
Top 10% of Earners$64,830
Bottom 10% of Earners$29,460
Please note: The BLS classifies those working as Medical Billers and Coders as ‘Medical Records and Health Information Technician’.

How much do medical coders make in Oregon?

The average salary for those working in Medical Billing and Coding in Oregon is $46,560, 8.7% above the national average, according to the most recent BLS data. This represents an hourly wage of $22.38.

Within Oregon the bottom 10% of those working in the career earned $29,460 whilst the top 10% earned $64,830.

There are currently approximately 3,170 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 Oregon. Those working in Corvallis earn the most, whilst the highest concentration of jobs is in the Portland area.

AreaSalaryHourly PayTop 10%Bottom 10%Employed
Corvallis, OR$55,940$26.89$87,560$41,54040
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA$48,440$23.29$66,530$30,2202,180
Bend-Redmond, OR$45,550$21.90$62,910$31,970140
Eugene, OR$44,570$21.43$71,210$28,070250
Salem, OR$42,580$20.47$60,700$32,030200
Medford, OR$38,150$18.34$52,090$27,300160