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Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

This career: $19.55
Statewide median: $18.15

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Area Low Median High
U S
$11.04 $17.01 $27.88
Minnesota
$14.79 $19.55 $27.04
Central Minnesota
$13.20 $18.83 $25
Northeast Minnesota
$14.24 $19.09 $25.15
Northwest Minnesota
$13.92 $18.81 $24.02
Southeast Minnesota
$15.76 $22.09 $28.94
Southwest Minnesota
$13.69 $17.64 $24.50
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$15.27 $19.61 $27.30

"Low" indicates 10% of workers earn less and 90% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 90% of workers earn less and 10% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 3,240 workers employed in this small career.

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

 

Current Demand

This career is currently in moderate demand.

 

Future Demand   

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

There will be a need for about 1,510 new Medical Records and Health Information Technicians to meet market demand between 2012-2022. 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
  Employment Employment Change
2012 2022 Number Percent
U S 186,300 227,500 41,100 22.1%
Minnesota 3,501 4,089 588 16.8%
  2010 2020 Number Percent
Northeast Minnesota 259 292 33 12.7%
Central Minnesota 353 412 59 16.7%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,919 2,250 331 17.2%
Southeast Minnesota 434 535 101 23.3%
Southwest Minnesota 195 210 15 7.7%
Northwest Minnesota 336 377 41 12.2%


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