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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
$25,690
25th Percentile Wage
$30,720
50th Percentile Wage
$40,590
75th Percentile Wage
$54,760
90th Percentile Wage
$69,830

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 $69,830. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $40,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid medical records and health information technicians is $25,690.

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 administrative and support and waste management and remediation services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$40,590
5.05% 9.29%
2016
$38,540
4.96% -
2015
$36,630
5.11% -
2014
$34,760
-5.24% -
2013
$36,580
-0.66% -
2012
$36,820
- -

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 seven 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 $41,730. The lowest paying industry is the telephone call centers industry (annual salary $28,110). 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
$41,730
Administrative and Support Services
$40,590
Employment Services
$40,430
Temporary Help Services
$39,540
Business Support Services
$38,940
Facilities Support Services
$29,970
Telephone Call Centers
$28,110

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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