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Medical Records and Health Information Technician Salary in Sector of Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,790
25th Percentile Wage
$29,240
50th Percentile Wage
$38,540
75th Percentile Wage
$51,060
90th Percentile Wage
$64,770

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical records and health information technicians in the industry sector of administrative and support and waste management and remediation 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 $64,770. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $38,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid medical records and health information technicians is $24,790.

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 administrative and support and waste management and remediation services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201638,5404.96%4.46%
201536,6305.11%-
201434,760-5.24%-
201336,580-0.66%-
201236,820--

Compare Medical Records and Health Information Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services Sector

The average salaries of medical records and health information technicians in five industries in the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services 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 office administrative services industry with an annual salary $39,740. The lowest paying industry is the facilities support services industry (annual salary $28,830). For detailed medical records and health information technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Office Administrative Services
$39,740
Employment Services
$39,280
Administrative and Support Services
$38,540
Business Support Services
$36,190
Facilities Support Services
$28,830

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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