Binghamton has a total population of 47,380 and a student population of 21,906. Of these students, 6,877 are enrolled in schools that offer medical transcription programs.
Of the 1 medical transcription schools in Binghamton, the largest medical transcription school, by student population, is Broome Community College. Approximately 17 students graduated in 2010 from Broome Community College with credentials in medical transcription.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with a medical transcription certificate from one of Binghamton's medical transcription schools. If you decide to attend a medical transcription school in Binghamton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,721.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for medical transcription related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a medical transcriptionist in Binghamton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 50 medical transcriptionists in New York were working in the greater Binghamton area. By the year 2018, the number of medical transcriptionists is expected to increase by 4% in Binghamton. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for medical transcriptionists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a medical transcriptionist in Binghamton is $39,300 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for medical transcriptionists.