Medical Records and Health Information Technician Salary Information in Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of medical records and health information technicians in Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of medical records and health information technicians in Huntington-Ashland 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 Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,920
25th Percentile Wage
$27,970
50th Percentile Wage
$36,140
75th Percentile Wage
$51,020
90th Percentile Wage
$68,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for medical records and health information technicians in Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $68,610. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $36,140. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $23,920.

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
$36,140
13.12% 0.17%
2016
$31,400
-7.99% -
2015
$33,910
-8.67% -
2014
$36,850
3.58% -
2013
$35,530
-1.55% -
2012
$36,080
- -

Table 3. Compare Medical Records and Health Information Technician Salary in Huntington-Ashland with Other West Virginia Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $36,140 in Huntington-Ashland is in the middle of salary range for medical records and health information technicians in state of West Virginia. In comparison, the annual salary of medical records and health information technicians in Huntington-Ashland is 14.1 percent (14.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Hagerstown-Martinsburg and 19.4 percent (19.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Cumberland.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Hagerstown-Martinsburg
$42,050
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria
$41,050
Morgantown
$40,680
Steubenville-Weirton
$37,820
Winchester
$36,380
Huntington-Ashland
$36,140
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna
$34,120
Wheeling
$33,540
Charleston
$32,900
North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$31,620
Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$29,620
Cumberland
$29,130



See also: Top paying jobs in Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia.