Medical Records and Health Information Technician Salary Information in Laredo, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of medical records and health information technicians in Laredo, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of medical records and health information technicians in Laredo is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Medical Records and Health Information Technicians in Laredo, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,880
25th Percentile Wage
$23,560
50th Percentile Wage
$28,210
75th Percentile Wage
$36,330
90th Percentile Wage
$56,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical records and health information technicians in Laredo, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $56,020. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $28,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $20,880.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$10.03
25th Percentile Wage
$11.33
50th Percentile Wage
$13.56
75th Percentile Wage
$17.46
90th Percentile Wage
$26.93

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for medical records and health information technicians in Laredo, Texas. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $26.93. The median hourly salary is $13.56. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $10.03.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201628,210-0.67%9.22%
201528,400-5.21%-
201429,88011.55%-
201326,4303.10%-
201225,610--

Table 3. Compare Medical Records and Health Information Technician Salary in Laredo with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $28,210 in Laredo is in the middle of salary range for medical records and health information technicians in state of Texas. In comparison, the annual salary of medical records and health information technicians in Laredo is 41.1 percent (41.1%) lower than that in the highest paying San Angelo and 20.2 percent (20.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying McAllen-Edinburg-Mission.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Angelo
$47,920
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$42,810
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$40,460
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$40,250
Amarillo
$39,930
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$38,590
Fort Worth-Arlington
$37,710
Abilene
$36,310
Wichita Falls
$36,290
Odessa
$35,240
Texarkana-Texarkana
$34,920
College Station-Bryan
$34,540
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$34,480
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$34,450
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$33,790
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$33,340
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$32,470
Victoria
$32,260
Brownsville-Harlingen
$31,590
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$31,330
Tyler
$30,960
Lubbock
$30,830
Corpus Christi
$30,630
Midland
$30,630
Sherman-Denison
$30,630
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$30,570
Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$30,460
Waco
$30,390
El Paso
$29,260
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$29,110
Laredo
$28,210
Longview
$25,040
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$22,510

See also: Top paying jobs in Laredo, Texas.