Consultant, Healthcare Salary (United States)

Healthcare Consultants in the United States ordinarily take home approximately $75,367 annually. Compensation ranges from $45,822 on the low end to $135,123 per year on the high end. Experience level and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The vast majority of folks in this line of work enjoy health insurance benefits; most receive both medical and dental insurance and a majority get vision plans. The majority of Healthcare Consultants (63 percent) are female. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
Consultant, Healthcare Salary (?
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$48,001 - $121,215
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MEDIAN: $72,671
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Consultant, Healthcare Salary (?
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$14.44 - $82.72
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$48,001 - $121,215  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $16,278  
Profit Sharing
$1,410 - $5,500  
Total Pay (?
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$45,822 - $135,123  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 201
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$14.44 - $82.72  
   
Overtime
$28.52 - $101.74  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $16,278  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,410 - $5,500  
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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$45,822 - $135,123  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 34
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Job Description for Consultant, Healthcare

  • Designs systems and procedures.
  • Prepares informative manuals to assist healthcare organizations and hospitals in managing their healthcare system more efficiently and effectively.
  • Conducts organizational studies and evaluations.

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Pay by Experience Level for Consultant, Healthcare

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
New salaries start at $64K and reach $86K in five to 10 years. Experienced workers—those with 10 to 20 years in the field—see salaries climb into six-figure territory, bringing in about $114K. Following a couple decades of work, Healthcare Consultants watch their salaries dip to an average of $106K. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up 19 percent of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise less than 10, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining less than 10. A majority of respondents report having between one and nine years of experience in this field.

Pay Difference By Location

New York
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Washington
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National Average
$75,000
Chicago
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Boston
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Atlanta
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Philadelphia
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New York is home to an above-average pay rate for Healthcare Consultants, 36 percent higher than the national average. Healthcare Consultants will also find cushy salaries in Washington (+22 percent). Philadelphia ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 17 percent below the national average. Employers also pay below the national average in Atlanta (-14 percent) and Boston (-8 percent).

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Experience Affects Consultant, Healthcare Salaries

Experienced
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Late-Career
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$75,000
Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Consultant, Healthcare Salaries

Data Analysis
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National Average
$75,000
Financial Analysis
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 63 votes.

Gender

Female
63%
female alumni
 
Male
37%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 15%
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