Health IT Salary Report and Infographic – 2016 has put our a report on Healthcare IT Salaries and the infographic below to summarize the reports findings. The main summary from this report is that healthcare IT professionals get paid well for the work they do. It reminded me of the HR director that had a doctor complain about having to do some work in their Epic EHR. The doctor complained “Why are you using a highly paid doctor to do this work?” The HR director responded, “Well doctor, you’re actually a lot cheaper than the Epic consultant.

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John Lynn

John Lynn

John Lynn is the Founder of, a network of leading Healthcare IT resources. The flagship blog, Healthcare IT Today, contains over 13,000 articles with over half of the articles written by John. These EMR and Healthcare IT related articles have been viewed over 20 million times.

John manages Healthcare IT Central, the leading career Health IT job board. He also organizes the first of its kind conference and community focused on healthcare marketing, Healthcare and IT Marketing Conference, and a healthcare IT conference,, focused on practical healthcare IT innovation. John is an advisor to multiple healthcare IT companies. John is highly involved in social media, and in addition to his blogs can be found on Twitter: @techguy.