Health Information Management Schools In Alabama

There are 2 accredited health information management schools in Alabama for faculty who teach health information management classes to choose from. The trends in Alabama's health information management academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in health information management includes health information management training at the health information management bachelors degree level.


Schools

  1. University of Alabama at Birmingham

    Administration Bldg Suite 1070, Birmingham, Alabama 35294-0110

    143 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Alabama State University

    915 S Jackson Street, Montgomery, Alabama 36101-0271

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Alabama Vs. National Health Information Management Employment

Alabama 4,980
National 459,080

Of all of the health information management professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Alabama.

Employment Growth for Health information management professionals In Alabama

5,690 5,780 5,220 4,990 4,980
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of health information management professionals is shrinking in Alabama. In Alabama, 710 less health information management professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of health information management has shrunk by 12% in Alabama. This decline is slower than the national trend for health information management professionals which shows a 15% increase in the number of health information management professionals working around the nation.

Health Information Management VS. All Professions salaries in Alabama

$52,280 $52,605 $55,120 $56,390 $59,315
$39,917 $41,500 $42,923 $44,323 $46,099
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Information Management
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by health information management professionals is increasing in Alabama. Health information management professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $52,280 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $59,315 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Health information management professionals in Alabama

10th percentile
$35,585
25th percentile
$43,915
50th percentile
$54,425
75th percentile
$70,325
90th percentile
$90,480

Thus, health information management professionals' salaries grew by 12% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Alabama, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of health information management. The pay differential between the highest paid health information management professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 154%

Average Salaries for Health information management professionals and related professions in Alabama

Health Information
$29,210
Health Information Management
$59,315
Health Science
$65,871
Healthcare Administration
$89,420
Healthcare Management
$89,420
Information Systems
$91,405
Information Technology
$73,303
Medical Coding
$29,210

In Alabama, health information management professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Health Information Management programs available for each degree type for all schools in Alabama

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

The number of students graduating from the 2 accredited health information management schools in Alabama is increasing. In Alabama, there were 30 graduates in 2006. And there were 37 graduates from health information management courses in 2010.

This represents a 23% increase in the number of health information management degree or certificate school graduates in Alabama state. A majority of these graduates, or 100%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in health information management.

Health Information Management Faculty Salaries in Alabama

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