Health Information Management Schools In Alaska

There is only one accredited health information management school in Alaska for faculty who teach health information management classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in health information management in the state of Alaska, which encompasses health information management training at the health information management associates degree level.


Schools

  1. University of Alaska Southeast

    11120 Glacier Highway, Juneau, Alaska 99801-8697

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

Statistics

Professional Trends

Alaska Vs. National Health Information Management Employment

Alaska 1,280
National 459,080

Approximately 0% of the country's health information management professionals work in Alaska state.

Employment Growth for Health information management professionals In Alaska

1,050 1,250 1,280 1,470 1,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Alaska, the field of health information management is growing. 230 more health information management professionals were working in Alaska in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of health information management professionals has grown by 22%. This is faster than the trend for health information management professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of health information management professionals has grown by 15% between 2006 and 2010.

Health Information Management VS. All Professions salaries in Alaska

$58,860 $60,320 $62,125 $61,725 $66,650
$43,172 $49,864 $52,177 $53,940 $55,586
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 Alaska. In 2006 health information management professionals made a mean salary of $58,860 per year, and in 2010 they made $66,650 per year.

Salary percentiles for Health information management professionals in Alaska

10th percentile
$40,900
25th percentile
$46,140
50th percentile
$57,825
75th percentile
$76,800
90th percentile
$108,855

This represents a 12% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 166% pay differential between the highest paid health information management professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of health information management in Alaska.

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

Health Information
$39,300
Health Information Management
$66,650
Health Science
$70,772
Healthcare Administration
$94,000
Healthcare Management
$94,000
Information Systems
$85,585
Information Technology
$73,753
Medical Coding
$39,300

Health information management professionals in Alaska earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

As the number of health information management professionals is increasing in Alaska state, the number of students graduating from the only accredited health information management school in Alaska state is also increasing. In Alaska, there were 10 graduates in 2006. And there were 11 graduates from health information management courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 10% percent increase in the number of health information management school degree or certificate graduates in Alaska. 100% of these graduates received an associate's degree in health information management.

Health Information Management Faculty Salaries in Alaska

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The number of health information management faculty, growth in the field of health information management academia and health information management faculty salaries in Alaska, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. If you are involved in teaching health information management courses to students at the associates degree in health information management level, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of health information management in Alaska. Once you submit your information, you will get a chance to see an overview of what we have learned thus far from you and your peers.

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