Clinical Coordinator Salary

Pay for Clinical Coordinators in the United States sits in the ballpark of $21.44 per hour. In the world of Clinical Coordinators, overall income ranges from $32K near the bottom to $86K at the top; this can include more than $4K from bonuses and more than $10K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. This group's pay is mainly influenced by the specific employer, followed by the particular city and tenure. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. The vast majority of Clinical Coordinators (88 percent) who participated in the survey are women. The majority of Clinical Coordinators claim high levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$35,842 - $85,749
(Median)
$36K
$54K
$86K
MEDIAN: $54,434
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$14.33 - $38.47
(Median)
$14
$21
$38
MEDIAN: $21.00
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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.
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$35,842 - $85,749  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,015  
Profit Sharing
$250.00 - $9,500  
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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$32,495 - $85,702  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 682
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$14.33 - $38.47  
   
Overtime
$18.27 - $54.06  
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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,015  
   
Profit Sharing
$250.00 - $9,500  
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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$32,495 - $85,702  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 774
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Job Description for Clinical Coordinator

Clinical coordinators are responsible for organizing and overseeing the administrative aspects of health services and hospital departments. They work in hospitals, clinics, academic medical programs, and other patient care environments. Among their daily duties, a clinical coordinator may plan budgets, oversee personnel hiring and training, schedule staff, manage supplies and inventory, and create and evaluate long-term programs and strategy for a hospital department. They may also ensure compliance with legal and hospital accreditation standards, oversee staff training and career development programs, evaluate effectiveness of patient care, and review staff performance. In an academic program, clinical coordinators may be responsible for overseeing student progress.

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Clinical Coordinator Tasks

  • Monitors the research staff in effective and efficient use of laboratory and safety measures.
  • Coordinate inventory, order processing and distribution of products and services.
  • Ensure adherence to departmental policies and procedures.
  • Ensure services are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.

Common Career Paths for Clinical Coordinator


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Clinical Coordinators may progress into high-paying roles like Nursing Director, where median compensation is $73K annually. Clinical Coordinators moving up in their careers tend to step into positions as Clinical Nurse Managers or Nursing Managers. The median paychecks in those roles are $21K higher and $21K higher, respectively.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Clinical Coordinator


Although HCA, Inc. boasts the highest average salary in town at $73K, employee compensation still varies greatly — workers can make as little as $56K or as much as $132K.

Popular Skills for Clinical Coordinator


Survey results imply that Clinical Coordinators deploy a substantial tool kit of skills at work. Most notably, facility with Critical Care, registered nurse, and Wound Care are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 45 percent, 38 percent, and 35 percent, respectively. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Scheduling and Electronic Medical Records. Aptitude in Electronic Medical Records tends to also indicate an understanding of Patient Education.

Pay by Experience Level for Clinical Coordinator

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


For Clinical Coordinators, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. People who have worked for fewer than five years bring home $45K on average. Median compensation in the five-to-10 year group, however, is higher at approximately $50K. On average, Clinical Coordinators make $60K following one to two decades on the job. People who have worked for more than 20 years report a median income no higher than the median for folks with 10 to 20 years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location


For Clinical Coordinators, Los Angeles provides a pay rate that is 27 percent greater than the national average. Clinical Coordinators will also find cushy salaries in Denver (+18 percent), Philadelphia (+16 percent), Richmond (+12 percent), and Seattle (+8 percent). Clinical Coordinators' salaries are heavily influenced by location — Clinical Coordinators in San Antonio bring in salaries that are 36 percent lower than the national average. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in St. Louis and Houston (11 percent lower and 8 percent lower, respectively).

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Experience Affects Clinical Coordinator Salaries



National Average
$51,000



Skills That Affect Clinical Coordinator Salaries

Critical Care
up arrow 45%

registered nurse
up arrow 38%

Wound Care
up arrow 35%


People Management
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Clinical Education
up arrow 3%

Project Management
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Counseling
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Clinical Research
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Operations Management
0%

National Average
$51,000

Patient Education
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 216 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 16%
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