El Paso has a total population of 563,662 and a student population of 54,081. Of these students, 138 are enrolled in schools that offer medical billing programs.
CET-El Paso is the largest medical billing school in El Paso, based on student population. In 2010, CET-El Paso graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in medical billing.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a medical billing certificate from one of El Paso's medical billing schools.
If you decide to work as a medical biller in El Paso, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 41,020 medical billers in Texas, 1,090 were working in the greater El Paso area. El Paso's medical biller workforce is projected to increase by 19% by the year 2018. 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 El Paso is $24,320 per year, which is lower than the average for medical billers state-wide.