Health Information Schools In Arkansas

There are 7 accredited health information schools in Arkansas for faculty who teach health information classes to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the health information academic community in Arkansas, and the future trends in health information training at the following levels:

  • Health Information Certificate
  • Associates degree in Health Information


Schools

  1. University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

    4301 W Markham, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205-7199

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  2. Arkansas State University-Beebe

    1000 Iowa Street, Beebe, Arkansas 72012-1000

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  3. National Park Community College

    101 College Dr, Hot Springs, Arkansas 71913

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  4. North Arkansas College

    1515 Pioneer Dr, Harrison, Arkansas 72601-5508

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  5. Ouachita Technical College

    One College Cir, Malvern, Arkansas 72104-0816

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  6. Ozarka College

    218 College Dr, Melbourne, Arkansas 72556-0010

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  7. Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas

    1000 Campus Drive, Helena, Arkansas 72342-0785

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Arkansas Vs. National Health Information Employment

Arkansas 1,600
National 176,090

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

Employment Growth for Health information professionals In Arkansas

1,240 1,400 1,450 1,520 1,600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Arkansas, the field of health information is growing. In 2010 there were 360 more health information professionals working in Arkansas than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of health information professionals has grown by 29%. This is faster than the trend for health information professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of health information professionals has grown by 7% between 2006 and 2010.

Health Information VS. All Professions salaries in Arkansas

$26,590 $28,330 $28,850 $30,500 $31,050
$36,627 $39,363 $40,932 $42,668 $43,359
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Information
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to health information professionals are growing in Arkansas. Health information professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $26,590 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $31,050 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Health information professionals in Arkansas

10th percentile
$18,940
25th percentile
$22,630
50th percentile
$29,090
75th percentile
$38,850
90th percentile
$46,560

Thus, there was a 14% growth in health information professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Arkansas state, within the field of health information, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid health information professionals earn 146% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Health information professionals and related professions in Arkansas

Health Information
$31,050
Health Information Management
$54,290
Health Science
$61,697
Information Systems
$80,975
Information Technology
$66,347
Medical Coding
$31,050

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

Educational Trends

Health Information programs available for each degree type for all schools in Arkansas

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
6
Total9

As the number of health information professionals is increasing in Arkansas state, the number of students graduating from the 7 accredited health information schools in Arkansas state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 80 health information graduates from health information courses in Arkansas and in 2010 there were 75 graduates.

Thus there was a 6% percent decrease in the number of health information school degree or certificate graduates in Arkansas. 67% of these graduates received an undergraduate certificate in health information.

Health Information Faculty Salaries in Arkansas

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