Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Medical records and health information technicians, commonly referred to as health information technicians, organize and manage health information data. They ensure its quality, accuracy, accessibility, and security in both paper and electronic systems. They use various classification systems to code and categorize patient information for insurance reimbursement purposes, for databases and registries, and to maintain patients? medical and treatment histories.

$39,180

Median US Salary

Postsecondary nondegree award

Minimum education requirement

Outlook for Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Currently employed

204,220

In the U.S. Total

Job Growth

13%

2016 - 2026 growth rate

Jobs added

10,000 to 49,999

Estimated over the next 10 years

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Median Salary by State for Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

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10 Highest Paying States

(Median salary)

New Jersey $57,440

Minnesota $46,850

Colorado $46,800

District of Columbia $46,430

Maryland $46,250

Massachusetts $45,920

Connecticut $45,720

Oregon $45,350

California $45,060

Alaska $44,480

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Maxxing your 401k as Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

All numbers based on median salary

% to Max 401k

48.5%

Per paycheck

$730.86

Bi-Weekly Pay Period

Gross Income $1,506.92
Pre Tax Retirement $730.86
Before Taxes $776.06
Taxes $232.82
Take Home $543.24

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