Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) Salary

Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA)s in the United States can expect to earn an average of $47K annually. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Most Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA)s survey respondents are women (78 percent). The majority of Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA)s claim high levels of job satisfaction. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$35,646 - $90,824
$36K
$47K
$91K
MEDIAN: $47,396
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$12.51 - $30.38
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MEDIAN: $19.44
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$0$90K
Salary $35,646 - $90,824
Bonus $0.00 - $63,023
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$32,796 - $80,772
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 64
Hourly Data $0$30
Hourly Rate $12.51 - $30.38
Overtime $25.13
Annual Data $0$80K
Bonus $0.00 - $63,023
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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$32,796 - $80,772
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 29

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Job Description for Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA)

A registered health information administrator (RHIA) oversees the entering of data into the electronic health information system within a medical office or a hospital. This is usually a management job, so it is essential to have leadership skills. The administrator will oversee departments relating to medical records, coding, and transcriptions.

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Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) Tasks

  • Assist in fiscal operations, including planning budgets and financial reporting.
  • Oversee and supervise work activities and staff of the medical patient data service department.
  • Monitor all functions of the medical records department, including accuracy of records, coding and filing process.
  • Manage recruitment, hiring and training of staff.
  • Supervise the release of information to persons and agencies according to regulations.

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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA)

Pay by Experience for a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 59 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 16 salaries. A Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 16 salaries.

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Key Stats for Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA)

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) Salaries

Late-Career
▲29%

Experienced
▲11%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$46,000

Entry-Level
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 7%
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