With an overall population of 589,141 and a student population of 123,971, approximately 249 of Boston students attend one of Boston's schools that offer medical billing programs.
Boston's largest medical billing school is Kaplan Career Institute. In 2010, Kaplan Career Institute graduated approximately 30 students from its medical billing program.
A total of 30 students graduated with credentials in medical billing from medical billing schools in Boston in 2010.
If you decide to work as a medical biller in Boston, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 12,590 medical billers in Massachusetts. Of these medical billers, 5,690 were working in the greater Boston area. The government projects that the number of medical billers in Boston will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical billers.
As a medical biller in Boston, you can expect to make an average salary of $36,800 per year. This is higher than the average salary for medical billers in the state.