Health Informatics Specialist Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Health Informatics Specialist is $61,051 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are SAS, Electronic Health Records, and Electronic Medical Records (EMR).
Health Informatics Specialist Salary (?
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$40,578 - $91,965
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MEDIAN: $61,050
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Health Informatics Specialist Salary (?
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$14.53 - $34.77
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MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data

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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$40,578 - $91,965  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,229  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$35,449 - $91,618  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 132
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.53 - $34.77  
   
Overtime
$20.36 - $36.34  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,229  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$35,449 - $91,618  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 50
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Job Description for Health Informatics Specialist

  • Identify deficiencies in hospital informatics standards and develop plans to improve processes.
  • Assess learning needs of hospital staff and develop training to improve employee knowledge.
  • Participate in the development of health information technology protocols and policies to ensure compliance with regulations.
  • Provide administrative/technical support to help troubleshoot and assist with problems faced by system users.

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Pay by Experience Level for Health Informatics Specialist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

Chicago
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National Average
$56,000
Atlanta
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Experience Affects Health Informatics Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 29%
Mid-Career
up arrow 15%
Experienced
up arrow 15%
National Average
$56,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect Health Informatics Specialist Salaries

SAS
up arrow 52%
Electronic Health Records
up arrow 22%
Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 12%
Data Analysis
up arrow 2%
National Average
$56,000

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
62%
female alumni
 
Male
38%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 9%
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