Around three in four of Hospital Business Office Directors in the United States have been in the field for more than 10 years. Pay can fall anywhere from $50K to $127K per year, but median earnings come to around $86K annually. Health benefits are not claimed by all — somewhere between a fifth and a fourth lack any form of coverage — but a strong majority have medical insurance, and the greater part have dental, too. It's heartening to note that most people in this field love their work, finding it both fun and rewarding. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$53,067 - $125,417
MEDIAN: $85,586

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$53,067 - $125,417  
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$50,297 - $127,190  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 33

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Job Description for Business Office Director, Hospital

  • Provide administrative direction for patient registration, billing and collection, data entry and processing, and cash posting.
  • Implement revenue optimization strategies.
  • Lead both front and back end revenue cycle operations.
  • Oversee financial counseling guidelines, transplant financial services, medical records, utilization review, and guest relations.

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Pay by Experience Level for Business Office Director, Hospital

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

Hospital Business Office Directors with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $60K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $80K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $85K in this role. Hospital Business Office Directors who have acquired more than 20 years of relevant experience earn significantly more than folks with fewer years on their resumes; the average income in this veteran group is $92K.

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Business Office Director, Hospital in Mobile:
"High stress level."
Be prepared to work long hours, the work can be very stressful. Must be a self motivator due to the on going problems related to this position.

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Job Satisfaction

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Years of Experience

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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
medical benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 22%