Admissions Clerk Salary

Admissions Clerks in the United States are largely women. The group as a whole has a nationwide average of $12.05 per hour for pay. Location and career duration each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most people on this career path report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Although more than half have medical coverage and slightly more than half have dental coverage, nearly one in three claim no health benefits at all. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$20,180 - $48,479
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$30K
$48K
MEDIAN: $30,217
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$8.85 - $16.26
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$12
$16
MEDIAN: $12.05
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$20,180 - $48,479  
   
Bonus
$2,500  
Total Pay (?
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$18,758 - $37,078  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 23
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$8.85 - $16.26  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.00  
Overtime
$6.44 - $28.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$2,500  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$18,758 - $37,078  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 114

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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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Although some Admissions Clerks become Administrative Assistant, this progression is not the norm. However, the latter position does pay a little more at $31K.

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Pay by Experience Level for Admissions Clerk

Pay by Experience for an Admissions Clerk has a positive trend. An entry-level Admissions Clerk with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 81 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Admissions Clerk with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Admissions Clerk which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 28 salaries. An Admissions Clerk with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 9 salaries.

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Key Stats for Admissions Clerk

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Admissions Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
▲25%

Experienced
▲14%

Mid-Career
▲9%

National Average
$26,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Admissions Clerk Salaries

Data Entry
▲36%

Typing
▲10%

National Average
$26,000

Medicine / Surgery
▼5%

Insurance
▼9%


Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 64%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 34%
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