Medical Billing and Coding Careers Pennsylvania

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

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Top Medical Billing and Coding Schools Pennsylvania

AreaCollegeDeliveryFind Out MoreWebsite
PittsburghCommunity College of Allegheny CountyCampusRequest InfoVisit Site
SchnecksvilleLehigh Carbon Community CollegeOnlineRequest InfoVisit Site
PhiladelphiaPeirce CollegeCampus and OnlineRequest InfoVisit Site
WilliamsportPennsylvania College of TechnologyCampusRequest InfoVisit Site
State CollegeSouth Hills School of Business and TechnologyCampusRequest InfoVisit Site
AltoonaSouth Hills School of Business and TechnologyCampusRequest InfoVisit Site
LancasterYTI Career InstituteCampusRequest InfoVisit Site

There is no set basic education requirements in Pennsylvania 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 7 accredited programs in Pennsylvania – 2 of which offer online options

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Medical Billing and Coding Salary in Pennsylvania

Average Salary$39,700
Hourly Wage$19.09
Top 10% of Earners$59,430
Bottom 10% of Earners$26,580
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 Pennsylvania is $39,700, 7.3% below the national average, according to the most recent BLS data. This represents an hourly wage of $19.09.

Within Pennsylvania the bottom 10% of those working in the career earned $26,580 whilst the top 10% earned $59,430.

There are currently approximately 8,380 persons employed as Medical Billers and Medical Coders in in the state.

The table below breaksdown the average salaries across the main Metro areas in Pennsylvania.

AreaSalaryHourly PayTop 10%Bottom 10%Employed
Philadelphia, PA Metropolitan Division$44,970$21.62$69,900$28,3301,550
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD$44,540$21.41$67,200$28,7403,540
Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, PA Metropolitan Division$42,140$20.26$62,440$28,4001,310
Lebanon, PA$41,770$20.08$58,850$27,34070
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA$41,760$20.08$61,390$26,610470
Reading, PA$40,890$19.66$62,560$25,300250
Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA$40,730$19.58$58,610$27,17090
Bloomsburg-Berwick, PA$39,690$19.08$61,740$25,730190
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ$38,290$18.41$55,080$26,880500
York-Hanover, PA$37,970$18.26$54,240$27,350160
State College, PA$37,870$18.21$55,660$26,49090
Lancaster, PA$37,830$18.19$53,990$23,020250
Johnstown, PA$37,710$18.13$48,370$28,810-
Altoona, PA$36,920$17.75$50,540$25,450110
Pittsburgh, PA$36,510$17.56$51,850$26,2602,060
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA$35,840$17.23$50,870$23,020270
Erie, PA$33,920$16.31$47,070$25,130160