The highest average salaries go to Office Coordinators, who bring in close to approximately $17.50 per hour, though Health Information Technicians are not far behind at $14.25 along with Medical Records Clerks ($13.76) and Release of Information Specialists ($12.83). With salaries averaging about $12.25, Release of Information Clerks are among the lowest paid at Healthport.
Years of Experience
Five to nine years of work experience seem to result in median wages of around $11.83 per hour. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Healthport employees (55 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $13.66 per hour on average.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($15.48 per hour) can be spotted in St. Louis Park, Minn.; New York, N.Y. (around $14.48), Chicago, Ill. (about $13.75), and Atlanta, Ga. ($13.70) are the next top-paying cities. St. Louis, Mo. ranks low on the pay scale — at approximately $11.37, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Across Healthport's U.S. offices, employees in the state of California earn the most, taking home about $16.14 per hour.
Certifications and Degrees
Monetary compensation comes to $17.36 per hour for Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act Certifications, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Healthport workers who hold an Associate of Science (AS) are also well compensated, earning around $16.00 on average.
Employees who count Medical Records among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is approximately $14.10 per hour. A relatively widespread skill at Healthport is Electronic Medical Records; a solid majority of employees use it for work. Many workers usually know HIPAA Compliance, Customer Service, and Phone Support as well.
Women make up the majority of employees who completed the questionnaire for a female-to-male ratio of more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
Healthport sponsors a 401(k) program, and the larger part of survey participants use this option to save for their retirement. A majority of survey participants report having health insurance, and a majority of workers report having dental coverage. Some other advantages of working at Healthport are tuition reimbursement and life insurance.