Admissions Coordinator Salary

Admissions Coordinators in the United States can expect only a modest salary, with average pay of just $39K per year. Compensation ranges between $27K and $52K per year. Residence and career duration each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The vast majority of Admissions Coordinators (90 percent) who participated in the survey are women. A fair number enjoy medical while more than half get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a little more than half. The majority of Admissions Coordinators claim high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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$29,234 - $53,612
(Median)
$29K
$39K
$54K
MEDIAN: $38,660
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90%

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$12.22 - $22.16
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$12
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$29,234 - $53,612  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,009  
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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$26,884 - $51,630  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 482
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.22 - $22.16  
   
Overtime
$7.24 - $31.16  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,009  
   
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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$26,884 - $51,630  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 458

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Job Description for Admissions Coordinator

Admissions coordinators are primarily responsible for screening individuals in a variety of medical professions, where they do intake for patients. They also keep up with the intake needs of current clients. The work includes not only deciding whether or not the individuals qualify for admission, but also the type of care that they require. Once the type of care is decided, it is the admission coordinator's duty to facilitate getting the patient access to necessary services. They work closely with administrators to provide individuals with the best options available. Admission coordinators also maintain communication between their organization and the patient's referrals and family. They are also responsible for maintaining all the documentation involved with the intake process. Admissions coordinators may also be responsible for giving walk-in and referral tours of a facility. They collect information from potential clients and direct them through the facility to give the potential clients a feel for the services provided.

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Admissions Coordinator Tasks

  • Meet with newly enrolled people to review forms and explain the enrollment and planning process.
  • Assist in all admissions special events.
  • Assist with the collection of all paperwork by responding to specific questions during the form completion process.

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Popular Skills for Admissions Coordinator


Survey results suggest that Admissions Coordinators use a fairly large toolkit of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Sales, Marketing Communications, Customer Relations, and Oral / Verbal Communication are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Office Administration, Data Entry, and Microsoft Office. It is often found that people who know Customer Relations are also skilled in Oral / Verbal Communication.

Pay by Experience Level for Admissions Coordinator

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


Admissions Coordinators do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $35K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $38K. Admissions Coordinators with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $42K. More than 20 years of experience mean a somewhat bigger median paycheck of $44K, but it's not much more than what less experienced people make.

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Experience Affects Admissions Coordinator Salaries




National Average
$36,000


Skills That Affect Admissions Coordinator Salaries

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Marketing Communications
up arrow 3%

Customer Relations
up arrow 2%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 1%

Insurance
0%

National Average
$36,000

Customer Service
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Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%

Data Entry
up arrow 12%

Office Administration
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 192 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 18%