Health Information Schools In Connecticut

There are 3 accredited health information schools in Connecticut for faculty who teach health information classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in health information in the state of Connecticut, which encompasses health information training at the following levels:

  • Health Information Certificate
  • Associates degree in Health Information


  1. Lincoln College of New England

    2279 Mount Vernon Road, Southington, Connecticut 06489-1057

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  2. Quinebaug Valley Community College

    742 Upper Maple St, Danielson, Connecticut 06239-1436

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  3. Gateway Community College in New Haven

    60 Sargent Dr, New Haven, Connecticut 06511

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Professional Trends

Connecticut Vs. National Health Information Employment

Connecticut 1,460
National 176,090

Of all of the health information professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Connecticut state.

Employment Growth for Health information professionals In Connecticut

1,320 1,430 1,620 1,590 1,460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of health information professionals is growing in Connecticut. In 2010 there were 140 more health information professionals working in Connecticut than there were in 2006. This represents a 11% growth in the field. 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 Connecticut

$36,950 $36,250 $35,710 $36,350 $38,450
$49,084 $50,735 $51,943 $53,614 $54,947
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Information
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Connecticut, as the number of health information professionals is growing, the salaries earned by health information professionals are increasing. The mean salary for health information professionals in 2006 was $36,950 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $38,450 per year.

Salary percentiles for Health information professionals in Connecticut

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

This represents a growth in salaries of 4%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of health information, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid health information professionals earning 115% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Connecticut state.

Average Salaries for Health information professionals and related professions in Connecticut

Health Information
Health Information Management
Health Science
Information Systems
Information Technology
Medical Coding

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

Educational Trends

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


As the number of health information professionals is increasing in Connecticut state, the number of students graduating from the 3 accredited health information schools in Connecticut state is also increasing. In Connecticut, there were 6 graduates in 2006. And there were 8 graduates from health information courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of health information school degree or certificate graduates in Connecticut by 33%. A majority of these graduates, or 67%, graduated with an associate's degree in health information.

Health Information Faculty Salaries in Connecticut

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Currently we are in the process of collecting data for the number of health information faculty in Connecticut, growth in the field of health information academia and faculty salaries in Connecticut. If you are involved in teaching health information courses to students at the certificate in health information, and associates degree in health information levels, please anonymously submit your information in the field below. By doing so, you will be helping us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future health information faculty in Connecticut. A summary of the information we have collected thus far will appear once you submit your information.

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