Each year, an average of 1 students graduate from medical coding schools in Nevada. If you too are interested in studying medical coding, Nevada has 1 medical coding schools from which you can choose.
The largest medical coding school in Nevada, by student population is Kaplan College-Las Vegas Campus. It is located in Las Vegas. Approximately 1 students graduated with a medical coding certificate from Kaplan College-Las Vegas Campus in 2009, which was 100% of the total state medical coding graduates for that year.
A majority of those with a certificate in medical coding choose to become medical coders. If after graduation, you are planning on working in Nevada, it is important to know that the job outlook for medical coding graduates in the state is good. In Nevada, there are currently about 1,240 medical coders. The government expects, by 2018, for this number to increase by 23%, or to 1,540 medical coders.
If you work as a medical coder in Nevada, your yearly salary can range from less than $23,290 to more than $51,148. But the median salary for medical coders earn $32,098 per year, in Nevada.