With an overall population of 66,346 and a student population of 898, approximately 536 of Sparks students attend one of Sparks's schools that offer medical billing programs.
Of the 1 medical billing schools in Sparks, the largest medical billing school, by student population, is Career College of Northern Nevada and is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Medical Billing program at Career College of Northern Nevada.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in medical billing from medical billing schools in Sparks in 2010.
Many medical billing graduates choose to work as medical billers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Sparks, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,790 medical billers in Nevada. Of these medical billers, 640 were working in the greater Sparks area. The number of medical billers in Sparks is expected to decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical billers.
As a medical biller in Sparks, you can expect to make an average salary of $31,250 per year. This is lower than the average salary for medical billers in the state.