Medical Records and Health Information Technician Salary in the Industry of Scientific Research and Development Services

The salary statistics and trend of medical records and health information technicians in the industry of scientific research and development services are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare medical records and health information technician salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,400
25th Percentile Wage
$36,450
50th Percentile Wage
$48,290
75th Percentile Wage
$61,400
90th Percentile Wage
$77,930

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for medical records and health information technicians in the industry of scientific research and development services. 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 $77,930. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $48,290. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent medical records and health information technicians is $29,400.

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 of Scientific Research and Development Services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$48,290
10.81% -0.50%
2016
$43,070
0.86% -
2015
$42,700
3.77% -
2014
$41,090
-9.22% -
2013
$44,880
-8.13% -
2012
$48,530
- -

Table 3. Compare Medical Records and Health Information Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Sector

The average salaries of medical records and health information technicians in eight industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of medical records and health information technicians in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Industry Median Annual Salary
Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$55,610
Scientific Research and Development Services
$48,290
Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
$48,250
Computer Systems Design and Related Services
$45,930
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$42,420
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$42,260
Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll Services
$41,820
Legal Services
$35,840

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