Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for Authorization Specialists — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. During the first five years of their careers, Authorization Specialists see a median income of $30K. Survey respondents with five to 10 years of experience report an only modestly higher median of $31K. For Authorization Specialists, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $36K. Authorization Specialists who have acquired more than two decades of experience generally do see greater compensation; their average income is approximately $40K.