$61,370
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$1,973

Profit Sharing

$3,000

The average pay for a Health Informatics Specialist is $61,370 per year.

$40,917 - $92,095
$41K
$61K
$92K
MEDIAN: $61,370
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90%

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$14.63 - $34.68
$15
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$35
MEDIAN: $21.14
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$0$92K
Salary $40,917 - $92,095
Bonus $0.00 - $9,863
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $6,806
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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$36,577 - $88,119
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 241
Hourly Data $0$43
Hourly Rate $14.63 - $34.68
Overtime $31.95
Annual Data $0$88K
Bonus $0.00 - $9,863
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $6,806
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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$36,577 - $88,119
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 96

Job Description for Health Informatics Specialist

A healthcare informatics specialist works in a healthcare institution to establish and maintain the information technology systems within the organization. This involves making sure that the systems comply to company policies, regulations, and the law. The specialist will be involved with research of technology systems and then plan for the implementation of the chosen system. Usually the ability to work on a team is important. Implementing a system may involve carrying out testing of the system before it is fully implemented and de-bugging and optimizing it as necessary.

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Health Informatics Specialist Tasks

  • 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.
  • 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.

Health Informatics Specialist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Health Informatics Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Health Informatics Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Health Informatics Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 156 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Health Informatics Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 41 salaries. An experienced Health Informatics Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 18 salaries. A Health Informatics Specialist 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 6 salaries.

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Key Stats for Health Informatics Specialist

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

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Experience Affects Health Informatics Specialist Salaries

Experienced
▲11%

Mid-Career
▲5%

Late-Career
▲3%

National Average
$58,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Health Informatics Specialist Salaries

SAS
▲18%

Electronic Health Records
▲16%

SQL
▲6%


National Average
$58,000

Data Analysis
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 10%