Career Outlook - Healthcare Information Systems

Job Prospects for Healthcare Information Systems Minor and Certificate Holders

  • According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the "employment of health information technicians is projected to grow 15 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations."
  • According to SimplyHired, the average salary for healthcare systems analysts is $62,000 and for business analysts with healthcare is $82,000.
  • Clinical systems analysts are computer systems analysts that manage computer information systems in hospitals or clinics. The median salary for these professionals in 2014 was $82,710, and the projected job growth from 2014-2024 is 21% according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Jobs in High Demand in Healthcare Information Systems

  • Healthcare systems analyst
  • Health information technician
  • Clinical systems analyst
  • Business analyst
  • Health/Nursing informatics specialist
  • Medical records specialist
  • Information systems analyst
  • Chief Medical Information Officer

Existing Professions Benefiting from Skills in Healtcare Information Systems

  • Healthcare administration
  • Nursing
  • Medicine
  • Biomedical sciences
  • Actuarial science
  • Insurance
  • Information technology
  • Management information systems
© Last Updated2/13/18