Years of Experience
Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of around $13.00 per hour. Overall, the greater share of Healthport folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average $12.99 per hour.
By state, the highest pay levels are found in Illinois, where the average Healthport employee makes about $13.36 per hour.
Release of Information Specialists are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $12.84 per hour; Medical Records Specialists and Release of Information Clerks also rank near the top of the list, pulling in approximately $12.63 and $11.25, respectively.
Certifications and Degrees
Registered Health Information Technicians receive bigger paychecks (around $13.37 per hour) than those without credentials. Those with an Associate's Degree at Healthport come out on top, and their salaries approach approximately $13.08 per hour.
In this position, it pays to have HIPAA Compliance in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $13.12 per hour. It's pretty common to find people here who know Electronic Medical Records; more than half consider it a key competency.
Benefits and Perks
Almost all respondents save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Perks cover health insurance for a solid majority of survey participants and dental coverage for the larger part of respondents.