Allentown has a total population of 106,632 and a student population of 5,807. Of these students, 894 are enrolled in schools that offer medical billing programs.
Of the 1 medical billing schools in Allentown, the largest medical billing school, by student population, is Lincoln Technical Institute. Approximately 65 students graduated in 2010 from Lincoln Technical Institute with credentials in medical billing.
A reported 65 students graduated with credentials in medical billing in Allentown in 2010.
If you plan on staying in Allentown after graduating from medical billing school, you should know that job prospects for medical billers in Allentown, which is the most popular medical billing profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 23,800 medical billers in Pennsylvania. Of these medical billers, 1,550 were working in the greater Allentown area. By the year 2018, the number of medical billers is expected to decrease by -5% in Allentown. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical billers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical biller in Allentown is $31,750 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for medical billers.