Health Information Management Schools In Tennessee

In Tennessee, there are 3 accredited schools where health information management classes faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in health information management in the state of Tennessee, which encompasses health information management training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. The University of Tennessee

    527 Andy Holt Tower, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Tennessee State University

    3500 John Merritt Blvd, Nashville, Tennessee 37209-1561

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Daymar Institute in Clarksville

    1860 Wilma Rudolph Blvd, Clarksville, Tennessee 37040-6718

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

Statistics

Professional Trends

Tennessee Vs. National Health Information Management Employment

Tennessee 9,380
National 459,080

Of all of the health information management professionals that work in the US, approximately 2% work in Tennessee state.

Employment Growth for Health information management professionals In Tennessee

8,240 8,530 8,930 9,130 9,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Tennessee, health information management is a growing field. In 2010 there were 1,140 more health information management professionals working in Tennessee than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of health information management has grown by 14% in Tennessee. This growth 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 Tennessee

$48,935 $51,850 $53,855 $53,175 $55,020
$40,013 $42,768 $44,223 $45,004 $44,949
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Information Management
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to health information management professionals are growing in Tennessee. Health information management professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $48,935 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $55,020 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Health information management professionals in Tennessee

10th percentile
$31,850
25th percentile
$39,420
50th percentile
$50,065
75th percentile
$65,175
90th percentile
$83,890

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 163% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Tennessee state.

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

Health Information
$31,000
Health Information Management
$55,020
Health Science
$61,510
Healthcare Administration
$79,040
Healthcare Management
$79,040
Information Systems
$80,745
Information Technology
$68,924
Medical Coding
$31,000

In Tennessee, 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 Tennessee

associate
1
bachelor
3
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

The number of students graduating from the 3 accredited health information management schools in Tennessee is decreasing. In Tennessee, there were 57 graduates in 2006. And there were 26 graduates from health information management courses in 2010.

This represents a 54% decrease in the number of health information management degree or certificate school graduates in Tennessee state. A majority of these graduates, or 75%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in health information management.

Health Information Management Faculty Salaries in Tennessee

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