Health Information Schools
In Hickory, North Carolina

There is only one health information school in Hickory for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the health information academic community in Hickory, and the future trends. Academia in health information includes health information training at the following levels:

  • Health Information Certificate
  • Associates degree in Health Information


Statistics

Professional Trends

Hickory Vs. North Carolina Health Information Employment

Hickory 220
North Carolina 5,110

Exactly 220 of the 5,110 health information professionals employed in North Carolina, work in Hickory. There has been a 38% growth in the number of health information professionals in Hickory between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of health information professionals in Hickory has increased, overall employment in Hickory has decreased.

Hickory Vs. North Carolina Health Information employment growth

5,190 5,190 5,280 5,130 5,110
160 200 240 250 220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Hickory

Health Information VS. All professions salaries in Hickory

$27,090 $26,470 $27,820 $27,750 $29,340
$31,780 $33,060 $34,190 $35,020 $35,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Information in Hickory
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hickory

In Hickory, salaries for health information professionals have increased. In 2010 Hickory health information professionals earned an average yearly salary of $29,340. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for health information professionals in Hickory was $27,090 per year. The growth in the salary of health information professionals in Hickory is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Health information professionals in Hickory

10th percentile
$20,480
25th percentile
$23,840
50th percentile
$28,030
75th percentile
$32,800
90th percentile
$42,100

Health information professionals in Hickory earn a median salary of $28,030 per year. The 10% of health information professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $20,480 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 106% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Health information professionals and related professions in Hickory

Medical Coding
$29,340
Health Information
$29,340
Health Information Management
$58,080
Health Science
$63,455
Information Technology
$83,975
Information Systems
$91,670

Hickory health information professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Health Information schools in Hickory

1

Many of Hickory's health information professionals are graduates of the only accredited health information school in the city.

Health Information Programs Offered In Hickory

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

Hickory's health information schools offer 2 health information degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Health Information Degrees In Hickory

associate
8
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total9

Approximately 9 students completed health information courses in 2010.

Health Information Faculty Salaries in Hickory, North Carolina

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