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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:


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
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

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

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

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


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


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


Approximately 25 students completed health information courses in 2010.

Health Information Faculty Salaries in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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