Kenner has a general population of 70,517 and an overall student population of 481. Approximately 361 of Kenner's students are enrolled in schools that offer medical coding programs.
Kenner's largest medical coding school is Herzing University. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Medical Coding program at Herzing University.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a medical coding degree from one of Kenner's medical coding schools. In 2009 tuition at medical coding schools in Kenner was $13,734 per year, on average.
If you decide to work as a medical coder in Kenner, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 medical coders in Louisiana were working in the greater Kenner area. Kenner's medical coder workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical coders.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical coder in Kenner is $24,760 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for medical coders.