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Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $22.07
Statewide median: $19.62

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Medical Records and Health Information Technicians *

Area Low Median High
U S
$14.57 $18.52 $24.23
Minnesota
$18.54 $22.07 $25.9
Central Minnesota
$16.87 $19.3 $22.94
Northeast Minnesota
$18.17 $21.38 $24.42
Northwest Minnesota
$17.82 $21.05 $24.23
Southeast Minnesota
$19.73 $23.37 $28
Southwest Minnesota
$16.51 $18.27 $20.66
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$19.23 $22.57 $26.38

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 3950 workers employed in this small career.

Where do Medical Records and Health Information Technicians most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in high demand.

 

Future Demand   This career is projected to grow much faster than average.

This career is seeing very high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 1200 new Medical Records and Health Information Technicians to meet market demand between 2014-2024. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
Area Employment Employment Change
2014 2024 Number Percent
U S 188600 217600 29000 15.4%
Minnesota 3718 4084 366 9.8%
Minnesota Planning Regions 2014 2024 Number Percent
Northeast Minnesota 314 325 11 3.5%
Central Minnesota 346 378 32 9.2%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 2004 2227 223 11.1%
Southwest Minnesota 218 223 5 2.2%
Northwest Minnesota 318 341 23 7.2%
Southeast Minnesota 512 577 65 12.6%


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