When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $21.31 per hour) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; Tacoma, Wash. ($18.67), Houston, Texas ($17.85), and Frisco, Texas ($17.56) are the next top-paying cities. San Antonio, Texas is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging approximately $13.39. Across Conifer Health Solutions' U.S. offices, employees in the state of Washington earn the most, taking home around $18.54 per hour.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $16.31 per hour. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (41 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $15.74 per hour on average.
Accounts Receivable Specialists are the best paid with the average salary hovering at around $17.99 per hour; Patient Registrars, Patient Advocates, and Patient Account Representatives also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $17.22, $15.89, and about $15.81, respectively. Near the bottom at Conifer Health Solutions are Patient Access Representatives, pulling in an average of just $13.95.
Certifications and Degrees
Registered Nurses earn approximately $35.88 per hour, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Those with a Certificate (Cert) at Conifer Health Solutions come out on top, and their salaries approach $18.81 per hour.
When it comes to skills, Electronic Medical Records seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of around $19.94 per hour. Customer Service is regularly seen around here; one-half of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Insurance, Data Entry, and bill collections are also desirable skills.
The number of female employees who completed the survey outweighs the number of men; the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.
Benefits and Perks
The larger part of survey participants save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for most respondents, and a solid majority of respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. Additional benefits of working here are a casual working environment, 401(a), life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.