Youngstown, OH (population: 71,023) has one medical billing and coding school within its city limits. Youngstown State University has a total student population of 14,644. It is the 3591st highest ranked school in the USA and the 197th highest in the state of Ohio (#1 is Ohio State University-Main Campus).
Medical Billing and Coding students from Youngstown schools who go on to become medical billing and coding specialists, medical billing specialists, medical administrators, medical secretaries, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 170,580 people working as medical records and health information technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $33,880. Also, Emergency medical technicians and paramedics make on average $33,020 per year and there are about 217,920 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Youngstown-Warren-Boardman-PA area alone, there are 620 employed emergency medical technicians and paramedics earning an average salary of $26,210. Medical records and health information technicians in this area earn $26,870/yr and there are 320 employed.
Youngstown lies in Mahoning county, which is one of the 36 counties in Ohio. Overall, the Youngstown-Warren-Boardman-PA area has 219,650 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $17.18/hr average worker wage, and a $35,720 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.471 out of every 1000 jobs in Youngstown are held by medical records and health information technicians, and 2.822/1000 are held by emergency medical technicians and paramedics.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Youngstown State University ends up costing a student $11,779/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Youngstown|
|New Wilmington||PA||-||1||66.0236||69||16.6 miles|
|North Canton||OH||-||2||20.0373||113||42.2 miles|
|Cuyahoga Falls||OH||51,250||1||27.2194||16||45.6 miles|
|Warrensville Heights||OH||-||1||16.9884||13||51.1 miles|
|Highland Heights||OH||-||2||31.299||116||53.2 miles|
|Cleveland Heights||OH||44,848||1||34.6777||3||55.1 miles|
|New Philadelphia||OH||-||2||20.6614||41||59.3 miles|
|North Olmsted||OH||-||1||26.1035||13||69.7 miles|
|Saint Clairsville||OH||-||2||11.9339||47||71.9 miles|