Medical Record Technician

At a Glance

Median Annual Salary
$33,885.91
Local Jobs
547
Regional Salary
$36,792.52
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Occupation Profile

Protect the security of medical records to ensure that confidentiality is maintained. Review records for completeness, accuracy, and compliance with regulations. Retrieve patient medical records for physicians, technicians, or other medical personnel.

By the numbers:

Median Annual Earnings

$33,885.91

Median Annual Earnings are the midpoint earned by 50 percent of workers who are the lowest paid and 50 percent of workers who are the highest paid in a particular occupation

Local Jobs

547

Jobs are any position in which a worker provides labor in exchange for monetary compensation (note: one individual may hold multiple jobs)

Regional Salary

$36,792.52

Average Annual Earnings are determined by dividing the total earnings for the occupation by the number of jobs in the occupation.

Education Programs

Coastal Bend College
Health Information Management

Loana Hernendez

Coastal Bend College
(361) 354-2341
lhernandez@coastalbend.edu
Program Type Credential Type Level Required Hours Online Finanical Aid
AH AAS 60 Some Yes
Coastal Bend College
Medical Coding

Loana Hernendez

Coastal Bend College
(361) 354-2341
lhernandez@coastalbend.edu
Program Type Credential Type Level Required Hours Online Finanical Aid
AH L1 31 Some Yes
Coastal Bend College
CMAA with Medical Billing and Coding

Braden Becknell

Coastal Bend College
361-354-2768
bbecknell@coastalbend.edu
Program Type Credential Type Level Required Hours Online Finanical Aid
Certificate Certificate 530 Yes No
Coastal Bend College
Advanced Hopsital Coding and CCS Prep

Braden Becknell

Coastal Bend College
361-354-2768
bbecknell@coastalbend.edu
Program Type Credential Type Level Required Hours Online Finanical Aid
Certificate Certificate 100 Yes No
Coastal Bend College
Certified Inpatient Coder

Braden Becknell

Coastal Bend College
361-354-2768
bbecknell@coastalbend.edu
Program Type Credential Type Level Required Hours Online Finanical Aid
Certificate Certificate 170 Yes No
Coastal Bend College
Certified Outpatient Coder

Braden Becknell

Coastal Bend College
361-354-2768
bbecknell@coastalbend.edu
Program Type Credential Type Level Required Hours Online Finanical Aid
Certificate Certificate 200 Yes No
Coastal Bend College
ICD-10 Medical Coding

Braden Becknell

Coastal Bend College
361-354-2768
bbecknell@coastalbend.edu
Program Type Credential Type Level Required Hours Online Finanical Aid
Certificate Certificate 200 Yes No
Coastal Bend College
Medical Billing Specialist

Braden Becknell

Coastal Bend College
361-354-2768
bbecknell@coastalbend.edu
Program Type Credential Type Level Required Hours Online Finanical Aid
Certificate Certificate 310 Yes No
Coastal Bend College
Medical Billing Specialist with Electronic Health Records

Braden Becknell

Coastal Bend College
361-354-2768
bbecknell@coastalbend.edu
Program Type Credential Type Level Required Hours Online Finanical Aid
Certificate Certificate 444 Yes No
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Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

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