Health Information Schools
In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

There are 2 health information schools in Pittsburgh for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of health information and health information education in Pittsburgh, which includes health information training at the following levels:

  • Health Information Certificate
  • Associates degree in Health Information


Statistics

Professional Trends

Pittsburgh Vs. Pennsylvania Health Information Employment

Pittsburgh 1,680
Pennsylvania 7,470

Of the 7,470 health information professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 1,680 work in Pittsburgh. Between 2006 and 2010, in Pittsburgh, there has been a 5% decline in the number of health information professionals. As the employment for health information professionals in Pittsburgh has decreased, overall employment in Pittsburgh has increased.

Pittsburgh Vs. Pennsylvania Health Information employment growth

7,460 7,620 7,560 8,070 7,470
1,770 1,830 1,500 1,750 1,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Pittsburgh

Health Information VS. All professions salaries in Pittsburgh

$30,850 $31,460 $32,860 $32,080 $32,910
$36,700 $38,190 $40,030 $41,450 $42,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Information in Pittsburgh
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pittsburgh

Salaries for health information professionals in Pittsburgh have increased. In 2010 Pittsburgh health information professionals earned an average yearly salary of $32,910. The average salary for health information professionals in Pittsburgh was $30,850 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of health information professionals in Pittsburgh is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Health information professionals in Pittsburgh

10th percentile
$21,570
25th percentile
$24,930
50th percentile
$30,070
75th percentile
$39,560
90th percentile
$48,160

Pittsburgh health information professionals earn a median yearly salary of $30,070. The 10% of health information professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $21,570 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 123% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Health information professionals and related professions in Pittsburgh

Medical Coding
$32,910
Health Information
$32,910
Health Information Management
$58,545
Health Science
$70,417
Information Technology
$92,465
Information Systems
$109,280

On average health information professional salaries in Pittsburgh are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Health Information schools in Pittsburgh

2

Many of Pittsburgh's health information professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited health information schools in the city.

Health Information Programs Offered In Pittsburgh

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in health information offered by Pittsburgh's health information schools.

Student Completed Health Information Degrees In Pittsburgh

associate
5
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
20
Total25

Approximately 25 students completed health information courses in 2010.

Health Information Faculty Salaries in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

We are in the process of collecting data for the number of health information faculty, growth in the field of health information academia and health information faculty salaries in Pittsburgh. Your anonymous submission of information regarding your career and salary will help us create a valuable career planning database for the benefit of health information faculty at the certificate in health information, and associates degree in health information levels in Pittsburgh. Once you have submitted your information an outline of the data we have collected up until now will be available for you to view.

Schools

Career Index

Your free online education database