Health Informatics Specialists

7.0/10 job score
AUTOMATION RISK
4%
risk level
POLLING
GROWTH
7%
by 2030
WAGES
$93,730
or $45.06 hourly
VOLUME
574,450
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 4% (Totally Safe)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Originality
Social Perceptiveness
Negotiation
Persuasion
Assisting and Caring for Others
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What do you think the risk of automation is?

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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Health Informatics Specialists' job openings is expected to rise 7% by 2030
'Health Informatics Specialists' is expected to be an average growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2020 and 2030.
Updated projections are due Sep 2022.

What are the median wages for 'Health Informatics Specialists' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Health Informatics Specialists' was $93,730, or $45.06 hourly
'Health Informatics Specialists' are paid 123.4% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed in this occupation?

As of 2020 there were 574,450 people employed as Health Informatics Specialists.
This represents around 0.41% of the employed workforce across the United States.

Job description

Apply knowledge of nursing and informatics to assist in the design, development, and ongoing modification of computerized health care systems. May educate staff and assist in problem solving to promote the implementation of the health care system.

SOC Code: 15-1211.01

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