Iowa Medical Transcription Schools and Training Programs

Career Information for Medical Transcriptionists in Iowa

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Fast Facts for Medical Transcriptionists in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Ames, Waterloo and Des Moines
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Davenport, Iowa City and Sioux City
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines, Cedar Rapids and Davenport

Salaries for Medical Transcriptionists in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Davenport, Waterloo and Des Moines

Schools for Medical Transcriptionists in Iowa are listed below.

Selected Medical Transcription Schools in Iowa

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More Iowa Medical Transcription Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Indian Hills Community College Ottumwa Associate 4,174
Iowa Central Community College Fort Dodge Associate 5,731
Iowa Western Community College Council Bluffs Associate 5,300
Kirkwood Community College Cedar Rapids Associate 15,091
Northeast Iowa Community College-Calmar Calmar Associate 4,810
Southwestern Community College Creston Creston Associate 1,463

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Transcriptionists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Medical Transcriptionists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Medical Transcriptionists relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Cedar Rapids 40 $36660 0.72
Des Moines 170 $32780 1.15
West Des Moines 170 $32780 1.15
Dubuque 40 $35770 1.72
Waterloo 40 $26010 1.11
Cedar Falls 40 $26010 1.11
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