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Health Information Management (HIM) Director Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Health Information Management (HIM) Director is $71,269 per year. A skill in Medical Records is associated with high pay for this job.
Health Information Management (HIM) Director Salary (?
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$44,457 - $109,244
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MEDIAN: $71,268
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Health Information Management (HIM) Director Salary (?
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$13.76 - $40.65
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National Salary Data

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Salary
$44,457 - $109,244  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,633  
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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$38,943 - $107,445  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 448
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$13.76 - $40.65  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $43.75  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,633  
   
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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$38,943 - $107,445  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 117
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Job Description for Health Information Management (HIM) Director

The health information management (HIM) director is the main person responsible for the coding and medical records departments. Because this individual is in charge of multiple departments, they may oversee a large number of employees depending on the size of their facility. These directors generally work in health care and educational facilities. They are responsible for ensuring the facility complies with all compliance laws and guidelines. The HIM director should be capable of implementing new technologies to increase productivity and workflow. Additionally, they are often in charge of monitoring performance in comparison to competitors and other facilities in the same field.
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Health Information Management (HIM) Director Tasks
  • Monitor, assess and ensure effective use the use of department resources.
  • Develop and maintain computerized record management system processes.
  • Develop and implement organizational policies and procedures for patient data services.
  • Oversee staff operations, business planning and budget development.
  • Plan and direct the health information management service areas, ensuring compliance with professional, state and federal regulatory requirements.

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Pay Difference By Location

New York
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Atlanta
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San Diego
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National Average
$68,000
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Experience Affects Health Information Management (HIM) Director Salaries

National Average
$68,000

Skills That Affect Health Information Management (HIM) Director Salaries

Medical Records
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Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
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HIPAA Compliance
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National Average
$68,000

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
85%
female alumni
 
Male
15%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 10%