Women comprise the majority of Admissions Clerks in the United States. Individuals in this line of work make around $11.99 per hour on average. Though the majority of Admissions Clerks do not report high levels of job satisfaction, most are moderately content with their role. Some workers in this field — one in three — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by more than half and dental plans are enjoyed by a little over a half.

$20,608 - $47,957
$21K
$31K
$48K
MEDIAN: $31,441
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$8.72 - $16.26
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MEDIAN: $11.99
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$20,608 - $47,957  
   
Bonus
$3,050  
Total Pay (?
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$18,545 - $38,442  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$8.72 - $16.26  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.00  
Overtime
$11.60 - $27.57  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$3,050  
   
Total Pay (?
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$18,545 - $38,442  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 117

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Job Description for Admissions Clerk

  • Perform admitting duties including explaining various forms such as patient rights, medical releases and insurance.
  • Assess method of payment for services, initate processing, may refer to specialist for financial options.
  • Greet visitors, ascertain purpose of visit, and direct them to appropriate staff or department.

Common Career Paths for Admissions Clerk


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Though it's uncommon, some Admissions Clerks move into roles as Administrative Assistants, where they can earn incomes averaing out to a slightly higher $31K per year.

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Pay by Experience Level for Admissions Clerk

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Admissions Clerks with more experience do not necessarily bring home bigger paychecks. In fact, experience in this field tends to impact compensation minimally. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $24K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $29K. On average, Admissions Clerks make $31K following one to two decades on the job. In the end, more experience does seem to mean larger paychecks; seasoned Admissions Clerks with more than 20 years of experience earn a predictably higher median salary of $34K.

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Key Stats for Admissions Clerk

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
044
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Admissions Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 29%

Experienced
up arrow 16%

Mid-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
$26,000


Skills That Affect Admissions Clerk Salaries

Data Entry
up arrow 48%

Typing
up arrow 11%

National Average
$26,000

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 5%

Insurance
up arrow 9%

Customer Service
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 34%
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