Medical Records and Health Information Technician Salary in Sector of Information

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

Average Annual Salary of Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,530
25th Percentile Wage
$27,530
50th Percentile Wage
$31,240
75th Percentile Wage
$45,920
90th Percentile Wage
$60,200

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical records and health information technicians in the industry sector of information. 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 $60,200. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $31,240. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid medical records and health information technicians is $25,530.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of medical records and health information technicians in the industry sector of information from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201631,240-18.28%1.63%
201536,95014.37%-
201431,640-2.94%-
201332,5705.65%-
201230,730--

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

The average salaries of medical records and health information technicians in two industries in the information sector are shown below. For detailed medical records and health information technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$31,110
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$31,110

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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