Paducah has a general population of 26,307 and an overall student population of 7,753. Approximately 289 of Paducah's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical billing programs.
Of the 1 medical billing schools in Paducah, the largest medical billing school, by student population, is Daymar College-Paducah Main. Approximately 18 students graduated in 2010 from Daymar College-Paducah Main with credentials in medical billing.
A reported 18 students graduated with credentials in medical billing in Paducah in 2010.
If you plan on staying in Paducah after graduating from medical billing school, you should know that job prospects for medical billers in Paducah, which is the most popular medical billing profession, are good. There were 9,880 medical billers working in Kentucky and 900 working in the greater Paducah area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of medical billers is expected to increase by 14% in Paducah. 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 Paducah is $29,160 per year, which is higher than the average for medical billers state-wide.