Dental Financial Coordinator Salary

The larger portion of Dental Financial Coordinators in the United States are women. Median pay in this female-dominated area goes for around $18.14 per hour. Just over two-fifths get medical and dental insurance, and roughly a seventh get vision plans, too. Most Dental Financial Coordinators report high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$22,591 - $56,320
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MEDIAN: $40,000
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$14.73 - $25.21
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Salary $22,591 - $56,320
Bonus $193.92 - $6,128
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$30,542 - $53,041
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $14.73 - $25.21
Overtime $19.82 - $38.78
Annual Data $0$53K
Bonus $193.92 - $6,128
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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$30,542 - $53,041
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 103

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Job Description for Dental Financial Coordinator

A dental financial coordinator works with patients at a dental office to help arrange financing and respond to patient questions. The coordinator goes over treatments that the dentist has suggested to help the patient better understand the procedures and their costs. The coordinator lets the patient know about any available financing plans, as well as works with insurance companies to gain authorization for dental procedures. Additionally, these dental professionals help patients understand what their insurance company will cover and what will be their responsibility.

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Dental Financial Coordinator Tasks

  • 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.

Common Career Paths for Dental Financial Coordinator


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Although some Dental Financial Coordinators become Dental Office Manager, this progression is not the norm. However, the latter position does pay a little more at $45K. Financial Coordinators or Office Managers of Dental Offices are common next-step roles for Dental Financial Coordinators moving up in their careers; annual pay for Financial Coordinators is $2K higher on average, and it's $3K higher for Office Managers of Dental Offices.

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Popular Skills for Dental Financial Coordinator


Professional skills reported by Dental Financial Coordinators are few in number. Most notably, skills in Accounts Receivable, Collections, bill collections, and Insurance are correlated to pay that is above average. Those proficient in Accounts Receivable are, more often than not, also skilled in Collections.

Pay by Experience Level for Dental Financial Coordinator

Pay by Experience for a Dental Financial Coordinator has a positive trend. An entry-level Dental Financial Coordinator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 30 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Dental Financial Coordinator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Dental Financial Coordinator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 37 salaries. A Dental Financial Coordinator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 25 salaries.

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Key Stats for Dental Financial Coordinator

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
22%
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Experience Affects Dental Financial Coordinator Salaries

▲23%

▲1%

National Average
$38,000

▼2%

▼10%

Skills That Affect Dental Financial Coordinator Salaries


▲3%


Insurance
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National Average
$38,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 42%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
no benefits
None: 40%
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