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Health Information Schools
In Portland, Oregon

The city of Portland has only one school where health information faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the health information academic community in Portland, and the future trends. Academia in health information includes health information training at the health information associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Portland Vs. Oregon Health Information Employment

Portland 1,400
Oregon 2,680

Of the 2,680 health information professionals employed in Oregon, 1,400 work in Portland. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of health information professionals in Portland has grown by 19%. As the number of health information professionals in Portland has increased, overall employment in Portland has also increased.

Portland Vs. Oregon Health Information employment growth

2,290 2,430 2,650 2,770 2,680
1,180 1,280 1,310 1,390 1,400
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oregon
  • Dark Yellow: Portland

Health Information VS. All professions salaries in Portland

$33,500 $35,640 $37,420 $38,270 $39,040
$41,750 $43,370 $45,060 $46,080 $46,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Health Information in Portland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Portland

As the number of health information professionals in Portland has grown, salaries for health information professionals have also increased. Portland health information professionals made $39,040 per year, on average, in 2010. Health information professionals in Portland made a yearly average salary of $33,500, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Portland.

Salary percentiles for Health information professionals in Portland

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Health information professionals make a median salary of $37,900 per year in Portland. The 10% of health information professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,330 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $53,230 per year.

Average Salaries for Health information professionals and related professions in Portland

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

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

Educational Trends

Health Information schools in Portland


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

Health Information Programs Offered In Portland


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

Student Completed Health Information Degrees In Portland


In 2010 approximately 21 students graduated from health information courses.

Health Information Faculty Salaries in Portland, Oregon

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