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

The annual and hourly salary statistics of medical records and health information technicians in Odessa, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of medical records and health information technicians in Odessa is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,160
25th Percentile Wage
$31,460
50th Percentile Wage
$37,060
75th Percentile Wage
$48,160
90th Percentile Wage
$63,310

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical records and health information technicians in Odessa, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $63,310. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $27,160.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of medical records and health information technicians from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$37,060
4.91% 26.09%
2016
$35,240
10.36% -
2015
$31,590
7.12% -
2014
$29,340
-0.03% -
2013
$29,350
6.68% -
2012
$27,390
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $37,060 in Odessa 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 Odessa is 13.2 percent (13.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood and 31.5 percent (31.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Laredo.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$42,720
San Angelo
$42,230
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$41,980
Abilene
$41,640
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$41,430
Amarillo
$41,080
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$40,130
Fort Worth-Arlington
$38,690
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$38,210
Odessa
$37,060
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$36,660
Midland
$35,380
Sherman-Denison
$34,880
El Paso
$33,950
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$33,760
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$33,660
Corpus Christi
$33,410
Tyler
$33,120
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$32,710
Brownsville-Harlingen
$31,600
Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$31,360
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$31,290
Victoria
$31,190
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$31,060
Lubbock
$31,020
Waco
$30,290
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$29,730
Texarkana-Texarkana
$28,960
College Station-Bryan
$28,870
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$28,070
Wichita Falls
$26,890
Longview
$26,320
Laredo
$25,390



See also: Top paying jobs in Odessa, Texas.