According to the US Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Job prospects should be very good. They go on to estimate, the employment of medical coders and billers to grow 22% through 2022, which is much faster than the average. So where are the jobs?
Approximately 37% of medical coding and billing jobs are in hospitals. Medical coders and billers work at a number of healthcare providers such as offices of physicians, nursing care facilities, outpatient care centers, and home healthcare services. Coders and billers also may be employed outside of healthcare facilities, such as in Federal Government agencies.