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Wages for Medical Records and Health Information Technicians in CALIFORNIA

Location Pay Period 2018
Low Median High
United States Hourly $12.76 $19.40 $31.86
United States Yearly $26,550 $40,350 $66,260
California Hourly $13.85 $22.61 $40.12
California Yearly $28,810 $47,030 $83,440
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metro Area Hourly $17.46 $27.06 $44.66
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA Metro Area Yearly $36,320 $56,290 $92,890
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA Metro Area Hourly $14.76 $25.82 $40.54
Sacramento--Roseville--Arden-Arcade, CA Metro Area Yearly $30,700 $53,710 $84,330
Madera, CA Metro Area Hourly $15.33 $25.50 $37.03
Madera, CA Metro Area Yearly $31,890 $53,040 $77,020
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metro Area Hourly $16.00 $25.21 $38.64
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA Metro Area Yearly $33,270 $52,430 $80,360
Redding, CA Metro Area Hourly $14.72 $25.04 $40.91
Redding, CA Metro Area Yearly $30,620 $52,090 $85,090
Yuba City, CA Metro Area Hourly $15.50 $24.70 $52.08
Yuba City, CA Metro Area Yearly $32,230 $51,370 $108,320
Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metro Area Hourly $15.44 $24.14 $38.54
Vallejo-Fairfield, CA Metro Area Yearly $32,110 $50,200 $80,170
Eastern Sierra-Mother Lode Region of California Balance of State Hourly $16.25 $23.34 $31.79
Eastern Sierra-Mother Lode Region of California Balance of State Yearly $33,800 $48,540 $66,110
Santa Rosa, CA Metro Area Hourly $15.59 $23.10 $32.84
Santa Rosa, CA Metro Area Yearly $32,440 $48,050 $68,320
Salinas, CA Metro Area Hourly $15.58 $22.75 $43.03
Salinas, CA Metro Area Yearly $32,410 $47,310 $89,510
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area Hourly $14.17 $22.50 $34.15
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA Metro Area Yearly $29,480 $46,790 $71,040
Merced, CA Metro Area Hourly $14.20 $22.46 $30.14
Merced, CA Metro Area Yearly $29,540 $46,710 $62,700
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area Hourly $14.27 $22.42 $53.33
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA Metro Area Yearly $29,680 $46,640 $110,930
Napa, CA Metro Area Hourly $16.09 $21.92 $33.87
Napa, CA Metro Area Yearly $33,460 $45,590 $70,450
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA Metro Area Hourly $14.42 $21.18 $33.03
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles-Arroyo Grande, CA Metro Area Yearly $30,000 $44,050 $68,700
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area Hourly $13.22 $20.98 $40.59
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA Metro Area Yearly $27,490 $43,640 $84,430
Bakersfield, CA Metro Area Hourly $12.37 $20.87 $34.05
Bakersfield, CA Metro Area Yearly $25,730 $43,410 $70,810
El Centro, CA Metro Area Hourly $12.95 $20.84 $28.85
El Centro, CA Metro Area Yearly $26,930 $43,340 $60,000
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metro Area Hourly $14.60 $20.69 $29.45
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA Metro Area Yearly $30,370 $43,040 $61,250
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metro Area Hourly $13.03 $19.96 $34.11
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA Metro Area Yearly $27,110 $41,530 $70,940
North Valley-Northern Mountains Region of California Balance of State Hourly $13.05 $19.42 $29.19
North Valley-Northern Mountains Region of California Balance of State Yearly $27,150 $40,400 $60,710
Modesto, CA Metro Area Hourly $13.45 $19.29 $32.80
Modesto, CA Metro Area Yearly $27,970 $40,130 $68,230
Visalia-Porterville, CA Metro Area Hourly $12.89 $18.66 $29.80
Visalia-Porterville, CA Metro Area Yearly $26,800 $38,810 $61,980
Chico, CA Metro Area Hourly $13.10 $18.20 $29.00
Chico, CA Metro Area Yearly $27,250 $37,860 $60,320
Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metro Area Hourly $12.72 $18.05 $39.75
Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA Metro Area Yearly $26,460 $37,540 $82,680
Fresno, CA Metro Area Hourly $12.81 $17.54 $28.03
Fresno, CA Metro Area Yearly $26,650 $36,480 $58,300
North Coast Region of California Balance of State Hourly $13.02 $17.29 $28.95
North Coast Region of California Balance of State Yearly $27,080 $35,970 $60,210
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Stockton-Lodi, CA Metro Area Hourly N/A N/A N/A
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Occupation Description
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Compile, process, and maintain medical records of hospital and clinic patients in a manner consistent with medical, administrative, ethical, legal, and regulatory requirements of the health care system. Process, maintain, compile, and report patient information for health requirements and standards in a manner consistent with the healthcare industry's numerical coding system. Excludes "File Clerks".

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