Average Dental Claims Processors in the United States make around $16.12 per hour. Nearly all enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to slightly more than half. There are far more female Dental Claims Processors who answered the questionnaire than men, making up 88 percent. The majority of Dental Claims Processors claim high levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$14.92 - $21.85
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MEDIAN: $16.12
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$14.92 - $21.85  
   
Overtime
$23.73  
National Annualized Data (?
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Total Pay (?
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$31,395 - $44,156  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Job Description for Dental Claims Processor

  • Translate and explain insurance details and compliance procedures to patients.
  • Monitor current insurance practices, requirements, and forms.
  • Prepare and distribute insurance education materials, including reports and bulletins.
  • Educate clinical staff in solving collection and registration issues.

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Key Stats for Dental Claims Processor

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
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1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
21%
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Experience Affects Dental Claims Processor Salaries

Mid-Career
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Entry-Level
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National Average
$35,000

Experienced
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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