Owensboro has a total population of 54,067 and a student population of 8,325. Of these students, 366 are enrolled in schools that offer medical billing programs.
Of the 1 medical billing schools in Owensboro, the largest medical billing school, by student population, is Daymar College-Owensboro Campus. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Medical Billing program at Daymar College-Owensboro Campus.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in medical billing in Owensboro in 2010. If you decide to attend a medical billing school in Owensboro, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $13,195.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,150 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a medical billing program in Owensboro.
If you decide to work as a medical biller in Owensboro, your job prospects are good. There were 9,880 medical billers working in Kentucky and 200 working in the greater Owensboro area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of medical billers is expected to increase by 14% in Owensboro. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for medical billers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical biller in Owensboro is $33,250 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for medical billers.