Medical Records and Health Information Technician Salary in Sector of Retail Trade

The salary statistics of medical records and health information technicians in the industry sector of retail trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare medical records and health information technician salaries in different industries within the retail trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,970
25th Percentile Wage
$28,630
50th Percentile Wage
$33,900
75th Percentile Wage
$42,720
90th Percentile Wage
$52,790

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical records and health information technicians in the industry sector of retail trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) medical records and health information technicians is $52,790. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $33,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid medical records and health information technicians is $25,970.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$33,900
3.78% 6.58%
2016
$32,620
-5.36% -
2015
$34,370
-3.67% -
2014
$35,630
2.89% -
2013
$34,600
8.47% -
2012
$31,670
- -

Compare Medical Records and Health Information Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Retail Trade Sector

The average salaries of medical records and health information technicians in six industries in the retail trade sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for medical records and health information technician occupations is the electronic shopping and mail-order houses industry with an annual salary $38,310. The lowest paying industry is the pharmacies and drug stores industry (annual salary $31,990). For detailed medical records and health information technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
$38,310
Nonstore Retailers
$38,170
Health and Personal Care Stores
$32,990
Health and Personal Care Stores
$32,990
Direct Selling Establishments
$32,330
Pharmacies and Drug Stores
$31,990

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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