Medical Records and Health Information Technician Salary Information in Colorado

The average annual and hourly salaries for medical records and health information technicians in the state of Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of medical records and health information technicians amongst Colorado metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Medical Records and Health Information Technicians in Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,310
25th Percentile Wage
$36,200
50th Percentile Wage
$46,800
75th Percentile Wage
$59,170
90th Percentile Wage
$72,370

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical records and health information technicians in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $72,370. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $46,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30,310.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of medical records and health information technicians from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$46,800
-0.41% 13.42%
2016
$46,990
2.94% -
2015
$45,610
6.20% -
2014
$42,780
1.19% -
2013
$42,270
4.14% -
2012
$40,520
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Medical Records and Health Information Technicians in Colorado Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of medical records and health information technicians in some Colorado cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of medical records and health information technicians in state of Colorado ranges from $30,700 to $52,370. The highest paying area for medical records and health information technicians in Colorado is Denver-Aurora-Broomfield with a median annual salary of $52,370. The second highest paying city/area in Colorado State is Greeley (mean annual salary $46,390). The lowest paying area is Central Colorado nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $30,700.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$52,370
Greeley
$46,390
Pueblo
$45,300
Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$44,020
Boulder
$40,500
Grand Junction
$40,280
Fort Collins-Loveland
$40,210
Colorado Springs
$37,590
East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$36,970
West Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$35,120
Central Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$30,700




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