With an overall population of 10,423 and a student population of 244, approximately 130 of Farmington students attend one of Farmington's schools that offer medical billing programs.
Dorsey Business Schools-Farmington Hills is the largest medical billing school in Farmington, based on student population. Approximately 21 students graduated in 2010 from Dorsey Business Schools-Farmington Hills with credentials in medical billing.
A total of 21 students graduated with credentials in medical billing from medical billing schools in Farmington in 2010. In 2009 tuition at medical billing schools in Farmington was $14,665 per year, on average.
If you plan on staying in Farmington after graduating from medical billing school, you should know that job prospects for medical billers in Farmington, which is the most popular medical billing profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 medical billers in Michigan were working in the greater Farmington area. The government projects that the number of medical billers in Farmington will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical billers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical biller in Farmington is $33,680 per year, which is higher than the average for medical billers state-wide.