US Department of Labor: Medical Records, Health Information Technician Jobs to Grow 22%

The job market for medical records and health information technicians is anticipated to grow 22 percent from 2012 to 2022, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.

Here are four things to know about the job market for medical records and health information technicians.

•    Median wage in 2012: $16.42/hour
•    Median salary in 2012: $34,160
•    Number of jobs in 2012: 186, 300
•    Employment change from 2012 to 2022: 41,000

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