Health Information Management Schools In California

There are 3 accredited health information management schools in California for faculty who teach health information management classes to choose from. The trends in California'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 following levels:

  • Health Information Management Certificate
  • Associates degree in Health Information Management
  • Bachelors degree in Health Information Management


Schools

  1. Loma Linda University

    Loma Linda, California 92350

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  2. Carrington College California-Sacramento

    8909 Folsom Blvd, Sacramento, California 95826

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  3. Ventura Adult and Continuing Education

    5200 Valentine Rd, Ventura, California 93003-0000

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

California Vs. National Health Information Management Employment

California 44,640
National 459,080

Of all of the health information management professionals that work in the US, approximately 10% work in California state.

Employment Growth for Health information management professionals In California

33,030 37,770 40,510 41,930 44,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In California, the field of health information management is growing. There were 11,610 more health information management professionals working in California in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of health information management has grown by 35% in California. 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 California

$64,705 $66,860 $69,735 $69,990 $72,355
$48,885 $52,410 $54,744 $56,285 $57,176
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 California. In 2006 health information management professionals made a mean salary of $64,705 per year, and in 2010 they made $72,355 per year.

Salary percentiles for Health information management professionals in California

10th percentile
$37,845
25th percentile
$49,870
50th percentile
$66,865
75th percentile
$87,390
90th percentile
$112,840

Thus, health information management professionals' salaries grew by 11% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of health information management, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid health information management professionals earning 198% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in California state.

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

Health Information
$39,520
Health Information Management
$72,355
Health Science
$76,941
Healthcare Administration
$105,190
Healthcare Management
$105,190
Information Systems
$113,100
Information Technology
$91,981
Medical Coding
$39,520

In California, health information management professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

The number of students graduating from the 3 accredited health information management schools in California is increasing. In 2006 there were 28 health information management graduates from health information management courses in California and in 2010 there were 33 graduates.

This represents a 18% increase in the number of health information management degree or certificate school graduates in California state. A majority of these graduates, or 33%, graduated with an associate's degree in health information management.

Health Information Management Faculty Salaries in California

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