Medical Records and Health Information Technician Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,750
25th Percentile Wage
$34,700
50th Percentile Wage
$43,490
75th Percentile Wage
$54,730
90th Percentile Wage
$64,200

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical records and health information technicians in the industry sector of educational 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 $64,200. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $43,490. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid medical records and health information technicians is $28,750.

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 educational services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$43,490
1.20% 11.68%
2016
$42,970
4.89% -
2015
$40,870
0.49% -
2014
$40,670
5.85% -
2013
$38,290
-0.31% -
2012
$38,410
- -

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

The average salaries of medical records and health information technicians in eleven industries in the educational 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 colleges, universities, and professional schools - privately owned industry with an annual salary $45,840. The lowest paying industry is the elementary and secondary schools - privately owned industry (annual salary $29,460). For detailed medical records and health information technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$45,840
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$45,330
Educational Services - Privately owned
$44,730
Educational Services
$43,490
Educational Services - State government owned
$43,440
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$43,420
Educational Services - Local government owned
$38,990
Technical and Trade Schools
$36,950
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$35,830
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$34,370
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$29,460

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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