Canton has a general population of 15,288 and an overall student population of 2,194. Approximately 2,118 of Canton's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical transcription programs.
Spoon River College is the largest medical transcription school in Canton, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Medical Transcription program at Spoon River College.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in medical transcription from medical transcription schools in Canton in 2010. If you decide to attend a medical transcription school in Canton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,670.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,410 for medical transcription related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a medical transcriptionist in Canton, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 3,760 medical transcriptionists in Illinois, 110 were working in the greater Canton area. By the year 2018, the number of medical transcriptionists is expected to increase by 10% in Canton. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical transcriptionists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical transcriptionist in Canton is $28,900 per year, which is lower than the average for medical transcriptionists state-wide.