Pennsylvania Medical Transcription Schools and Training Programs

Career Information for Medical Transcriptionists in Pennsylvania

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Fast Facts for Medical Transcriptionists in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lebanon, Johnstown and Lancaster
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: York, Reading and Williamsport
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Harrisburg

Salaries for Medical Transcriptionists in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Reading, York and Philadelphia

Schools for Medical Transcriptionists in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Medical Transcription Schools in Pennsylvania

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More Pennsylvania Medical Transcription Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bidwell Training Center Pittsburgh Associate 187
Bucks County Community College Newtown Associate 9,649
Community College of Allegheny County Pittsburgh Associate 18,525
Delaware County Community College Media Associate 10,816
Douglas Education Center Monessen Associate 280
Erie Business Center Erie Associate 287
Laurel Technical Institute Sharon Associate 124
Lehigh Carbon Community College Schnecksville Associate 7,184
Mercyhurst College Erie Masters 4,253
Northampton County Area Community College Bethlehem Associate 7,912
Penn Commercial Washington Associate 435
Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Johnstown Associate 1,358
Reading Area Community College Reading Associate 4,682
Westmoreland County Community College Youngwood Associate 6,239

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Medical Transcriptionists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Pennsylvania. 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


Harrisburg 140 $36290 1.1
Carlisle 140 $36290 1.1
Erie 60 $29800 1.16
Pittsburgh 690 $35220 1.46
Reading 190 $32980 2.7
Lancaster 130 $34020 1.29
Scranton 210 $32470 1.93
Wilkes 210 $32470 1.93
Barre 210 $32470 1.93
Hazleton 210 $32470 1.93
York 80 $36050 1.11
Hanover 80 $36050 1.11
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