Authorization Coordinator Salary (United States)

An Authorization Coordinator earns an average wage of $14.79 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
Authorization Coordinator Total Pay (?
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$22,560 - $52,431
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $36,539
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Authorization Coordinator Total Pay (?
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$11.86 - $18.24
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$22,560 - $52,431  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,100  
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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$24,987 - $40,312  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 136
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$11.86 - $18.24  
   
Overtime
$11.84 - $26.34  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,100  
   
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).
)
$24,987 - $40,312  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 136
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Job Description for Authorization Coordinator

  • Ensure payment for services by verifying benefits with insurance provider.
  • Obtain, review and input insurance authorization and referrals prior to patient services.
  • Monitor and track patient authorizations, informing supervisor of any expired dates.
  • Interview and assist patients with authorization documents, as appropriate.
  • Maintain appropriate logs or reports according to professional, state, and federal requirements.

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$31,000
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Experience Affects Authorization Coordinator Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 11%
Mid-Career
up arrow 3%
National Average
$31,000
Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Authorization Coordinator Salaries

National Average
$31,000
Medical Coding
up arrow 7%
Customer Service
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Microsoft Office
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
89%
female alumni
 
Male
11%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 18%
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