Case Manager Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Case Manager is $36,635 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Utilization Review (UR), Insurance, Patient Education, and Home Health/Home Care. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.
Case Manager Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$27,368 - $67,633
(Median)
27K
37K
50K
68K
MEDIAN: $36,635
10%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px
Case Manager Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$11.69 - $32.66
(Median)
12
22
33
MEDIAN: $16.00
10%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$27,368 - $67,633  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,913  
Profit Sharing
$-0.49 - $5,017  
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).
)
$25,953 - $68,809  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,824
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$11.69 - $32.66  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $46.83  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,913  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.49 - $5,017  
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).
)
$25,953 - $68,809  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,732
Is Case Manager your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
United States (change)

Job Description for Case Manager

The Medical Case Manager usually answers to either the director of nursing or clinical care for the facility, or the CFO. Duties include but are not limited to interviewing or corresponding with physicians to correct errors or omissions and to investigate questionable claims; analyzing information gathered by investigation; reporting findings and recommendations; recommending process and policies to improve quality of patient services and increase revenue; and compiling, auditing and analyzing patient records to document conditions and treatments and to provide data for cost control and care improvement efforts.
Read More...
Case Manager Tasks
  • Recommend process and policies to improve quality of patient services and increase revenue.
  • Analyze information gathered by investigation; report findings and recommendations.
  • Interview or correspond with physicians to correct errors or omissions and to investigate questionable claims.
  • Compile, audit and analyze patient records to document condition and treatment and to provide data for cost control and care improvement efforts.

Common Career Paths for Case Manager

Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px   Copy and paste this HTML:

Case Manager Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location

Popular Employer Salaries for Case Manager

Popular Skills for Case Manager

Pay by Experience Level for Case Manager

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

Pay Difference By Location

up arrow 23%
up arrow 19%
Denver
up arrow 9%
up arrow 5%
up arrow 4%
up arrow 4%
up arrow 1%
0%
National Average
$36,000
up arrow 2%
up arrow 3%
up arrow 3%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.

Case Manager Reviews

What is it like working as a Case Manager?
Case Manager in Opelika:
"The Advantages And Disadvantages Of Being A Case Manager."
Pros: I really like the on-the-job training, practice and experience. The enjoyment of meeting new families and assisting the families according to the need. The families' extending the appreciation for the assistance offered has been encouragement to continue in this field.
Cons: The disadvantages regarding this job is the lack of participation and effort shown by the individuals that are being offered services. Witnessing co-workers lack of desire to serve individuals due to bias views. Lastly, but very important is the low pay scale for individuals working for the agency.
Case Manager in Rockville:
"Case Manager Position."
Pros: Making a difference in the lives of homeless and formerly homeless individuals.
Cons: Care giver burnout.
Case Manager in Bronxville:
Pros: I love seeing individuals I work with achieve the goals and standards they set for themselves. Also the level of respect and trust that is shared from both sides of the spectrum.
Cons: I would say the bad is when you have to do what is best for the individual your working with even if it hurts them emotionally you know in the end they will be better because of it.

Related Job Salaries

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -

Experience Affects Case Manager Salaries

National Average
$36,000

Skills That Affect Case Manager Salaries

Insurance
up arrow 28%
Spanish Language
up arrow 1%
Case Management
0%
National Average
$36,000
Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 3%
Customer Service
up arrow 3%
Bilingual
up arrow 6%
Crisis intervention
up arrow 6%
Data Entry
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied Image
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 924 votes.

Gender

Female
84%
female alumni
 
Male
16%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 52% employee benefits None: 18%