Health Information Schools
In Wheeling, West Virginia

In Wheeling, there is only one health information school where health information faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of health information and health information education in Wheeling, which includes health information training at the health information associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Wheeling Vs. West Virginia Health Information Employment

Wheeling 160
West Virginia 1,260

Exactly 160 of the 1,260 health information professionals employed in West Virginia, work in Wheeling. Between 2006 and 2010, in Wheeling, there has been a 33% growth in the number of health information professionals. Overall employment in Wheeling has also increased.

Wheeling Vs. West Virginia Health Information employment growth

1,310 1,290 1,250 1,280 1,260
120 110 90 120 160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Wheeling

Health Information VS. All professions salaries in Wheeling

$24,540 $26,210 $27,930 $27,160 $26,710
$31,310 $31,480 $32,460 $32,750 $33,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Information in Wheeling
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wheeling

Salaries for health information professionals in Wheeling have increased. Wheeling health information professionals made $26,710 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, health information professionals in Wheeling made an average salary of $24,540 per year. The growth in the salary of health information professionals in Wheeling is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Health information professionals in Wheeling

10th percentile
$16,470
25th percentile
$18,600
50th percentile
$24,400
75th percentile
$32,760
90th percentile
$42,760

Health information professionals in Wheeling earn a median salary of $24,400 per year. The difference in pay between the health information professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 160%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $16,470 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $42,760 per year.

Average Salaries for Health information professionals and related professions in Wheeling

Medical Coding
$26,710
Health Information
$26,710
Health Information Management
$47,325
Health Science
$62,503
Information Technology
$79,980
Information Systems
$93,140

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

Educational Trends

Health Information schools in Wheeling

1

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

Health Information Programs Offered In Wheeling

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in health information offered by Wheeling's health information school.

Student Completed Health Information Degrees In Wheeling

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

Approximately 3 students completed health information courses in 2010.

Health Information Faculty Salaries in Wheeling, West Virginia

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