Health Information Schools
In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The city of Philadelphia has only one school where health information faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in health information in the city of Philadelphia, which encompasses health information training at the health information associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Health Information Employment

Philadelphia 1,940
Pennsylvania 7,470

Exactly 1,940 of Pennsylvania's 7,470 health information professionals work in Philadelphia. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of health information professionals in Philadelphia has shrunk by 19%. As the employment for health information professionals in Philadelphia has decreased, overall employment in Philadelphia has increased.

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Health Information employment growth

7,460 7,620 7,560 8,070 7,470
2,390 2,530 2,580 2,310 1,940
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Philadelphia

Health Information VS. All professions salaries in Philadelphia

$31,100 $31,550 $31,930 $35,150 $38,060
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Information in Philadelphia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Philadelphia

As the number of health information professionals in Philadelphia has shrunk, salaries for health information professionals have increased. In 2010 Philadelphia health information professionals earned an average yearly salary of $38,060. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for health information professionals in Philadelphia was $31,100 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Philadelphia.

Salary percentiles for Health information professionals in Philadelphia

10th percentile
$23,150
25th percentile
$28,140
50th percentile
$35,360
75th percentile
$45,510
90th percentile
$56,940

Health information professionals in Philadelphia make a median yearly salary of $35,360. The difference in pay between the health information professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 146%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $23,150 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $56,940 per year.

Average Salaries for Health information professionals and related professions in Philadelphia

Medical Coding
$38,060
Health Information
$38,060
Health Information Management
$68,210
Health Science
$71,290
Information Technology
$114,335
Information Systems
$138,860

On average health information professionals in Philadelphia earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Philadelphia.

Educational Trends

Health Information schools in Philadelphia

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There is only one accredited health information school in the city. Many of Philadelphia's health information professionals are graduates of this school.

Health Information Programs Offered In Philadelphia

No data at this time.

Philadelphia's health information school offers one health information degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Health Information Degrees In Philadelphia

No data at this time.

Health Information Faculty Salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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