Medical Billing and Coding Schools in Illinois

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Joliet Junior College

1215 Houbolt Rd

Joliet, IL

(815) 729-9020

  • Tuition & Fees (In State)

    $9,369
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State)

    $10,006
  • Years Accredited

    99 (1917)
  • Student Population

    25,969
  • School Type

    Public, 2-year
  • Degree Levels

    • Associates
    • Certificate

Illinois Valley Community College

815 N Orlando Smith Ave

Oglesby, IL

(815) 224-2720

  • Tuition & Fees (In State)

    $9,733
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State)

    $10,560
  • Years Accredited

    87 (1929)
  • Student Population

    6,303
  • School Type

    Public, 2-year
  • Degree Levels

    • Associates
    • Certificate

College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd.

Glen Ellyn, IL

(630) 942-2800

  • Tuition & Fees (In State)

    $10,981
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State)

    $13,081
  • Years Accredited

    84 (1932)
  • Student Population

    47,219
  • School Type

    Public, 2-year
  • Degree Levels

    • Associates
    • Certificate

South Suburban College

15800 South State Street

South Holland, IL

(708) 596-2000

  • Tuition & Fees (In State)

    $10,073
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State)

    $11,723
  • Years Accredited

    83 (1933)
  • Student Population

    11,317
  • School Type

    Public, 2-year
  • Degree Levels

    • Associates
    • Certificate

Black Hawk College

6600-34th Avenue

Moline, IL

(309) 796-5000

  • Tuition & Fees (In State)

    $6,900
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State)

    $7,050
  • Years Accredited

    65 (1951)
  • Student Population

    11,439
  • School Type

    Public, 2-year
  • Degree Levels

    • Associates
    • Certificate

Southwestern Illinois College

2500 Carlyle Ave

Belleville, IL

(618) 235-2700

  • Tuition & Fees (In State)

    $10,470
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State)

    $13,800
  • Years Accredited

    55 (1961)
  • Student Population

    20,734
  • School Type

    Public, 2-year
  • Degree Levels

    • Associates
    • Certificate

Olney Central College

305 N West Street

Olney, IL

(618) 393-2982

  • Tuition & Fees (In State)

    $9,079
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State)

    $11,070
  • Years Accredited

    53 (1963)
  • Student Population

    2,258
  • School Type

    Public, 2-year
  • Degree Levels

    • Associates
    • Certificate

Danville Area Community College

2000 E Main St

Danville, IL

(217) 443-3222

  • Tuition & Fees (In State)

    $6,375
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State)

    $6,375
  • Years Accredited

    49 (1967)
  • Student Population

    9,171
  • School Type

    Public, 2-year
  • Degree Levels

    • Associates
    • Certificate

City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College

6301 S Halsted St

Chicago, IL

(773) 602-5000

  • Tuition & Fees (In State)

    $6,460
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State)

    $7,891
  • Years Accredited

    49 (1967)
  • Student Population

    10,054
  • School Type

    Public, 2-year
  • Degree Levels

    • Associates
    • Certificate

City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X College

1900 W Van Buren

Chicago, IL

(312) 850-7000

  • Tuition & Fees (In State)

    $6,460
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State)

    $7,891
  • Years Accredited

    49 (1967)
  • Student Population

    11,006
  • School Type

    Public, 2-year
  • Degree Levels

    • Associates
    • Certificate
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Medical Billing and Coding Jobs in Illinois

Three significant employers of medical billing and coding professionals in Illinois are:

Alton Memorial Hospital

Alton Memorial was the dream of Alice E. Smith, who founded the Illinois Glass Company in Alton. Alice’s two daughters, Eunice and Ellen, made their mother’s dream a reality in 1936, founding Alton Memorial five years after Alice passed away in 1931. The hospital’s services include outpatient surgery and testing, rehabilitation and sports medicine, pain management, gastroenterology, women’s health services, and several health education and wellness programs. In addition to insurance, paid time off, and other benefits, Alton offers tuition assistance to employees who work 30 or more hours per pay period.

Central DuPage Hospital

  • Address: 25 North Winfield Road, Winfield, IL 60190
  • Email Address: Click here to access the contact form.
  • Phone Number: (630) 933-1600
  • Website: www.cadencehealth.org

Central DuPage opened in 1964 with 113 beds and 66 physicians. Today, it has 313 beds and employs more than 900 physicians. Its specialties include cardiovascular care, children’s health, neuroscience, oncology, orthopedics, and pediatrics. The benefits of working at Central DuPage include education assistance, health insurance, paid time off, and retirement options.

Decatur Memorial Hospital

  • Address: 2300 N. Edward Street, Decatur, Illinois 62526
  • Email Address: jmoore@dmhhs.org
  • Phone Number: (217) 876-8121
  • Website: www.dmhhs.com

Decatur Memorial opened on June 1, 1916. Since then it has grown to employ almost 300 physicians among nearly 2,500 employees. Its various institutes include centers for cancer, heart and lung treatment, allergy treatment, head and neck treatment, a family birth center, and a women’s health and breast center. Benefits include a PPO or HDP plan, prescription drug benefits, reduced inpatient and outpatient expenses, COBRA coverage, continuing education assistance, and health savings accounts.

Top Cities in Illinois for Medical Billing and Coding Careers

Provided below is a list of the top cities that employ medical billers and coders in Illinois. It is derived from the BLS.

  1. Decatur, IL

    Medical billers and coders in Decatur earn an hourly wage of $16.74 or an annual wage of $34,820 on average. The bottom 10% of workers earns $21,110, and the top 10% earns $55,450.

  2. Lake County – Kenosha County, IL – WI Metropolitan Division

    This area has a total of 290 medical billing and coding employees. It pays its workers $17.85 an hour or $37,130 a year on average. The top 10% of medical billers and coders earns $24,380, while the bottom 10% earns $54,920 annually, on average.

  3. Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division

    This area employs a high number of medical billing and coding professionals — 5,310. They earn an average hourly rate of $17.70 or an average annual rate of $36,810. The top 10% of billers and coders in this area earns $56,920, while the bottom 10% earns $24,220.

  4. Chicago – Joliet – Naperville, IL – IN – WI

    This region employs the highest number of medical billers and coders on this list: 6,060. Average pay is $17.61 per hour or $36,620 per year, which is more than most in this list. The bottom 10% earns $24,040, while the top 10% earns $56,480.

  5. Champaign – Urbana, IL

    There are only 190 medical billers and coders in this area of Illinois, but the top 10% of these employees earns $55,840. The bottom 10% rate is $21,100. Hourly wages average at $16.45 and annual wages average at $34,210.

  6. Rockford, IL

    Among the 200 billers and coders employed in Rockford, the top 10% earns $52,210, while the bottom 10% makes $26,120. The average salary is $17.73 hourly or $36,870 annually.

  7. St. Louis, MO – IL

    St. Louis is home to 1,670 billers and coders, which is the third highest on this list. However, the average hourly salary rate is $16.82 and the average yearly salary rate is $34,980. The bottom 10% earns $22,280, and the top 10% earns $52,310.

  8. Bloomington – Normal, IL

    There are only 60 medical billers and coders in this area, but the top 10% of these employees earns $46,200 annually. The bottom 10% salary rate is $25,450. In addition, the average pay for this area is $16.93 an hour or $35,220 annually.

  9. Springfield, IL

    Springfield employs 160 medical billers and coders, the top 10% of whom earns $47,450 annually. The average salary is $35,930 annually or $17.28 an hour. The bottom 10% of coders in this area earns $21,480.

  10. Northwest Illinois non-metro area

    The 130 employees in this area earn a mean salary of $33,320 or $16.02 per hour. The bottom 10% of coders earns $22,300 and the top 10% makes $49,310 per year.