Women comprise the majority of Dental Financial Coordinators in the United States. Individuals in this line of work make around $17.87 per hour on average. Most Dental Financial Coordinators like their work and job satisfaction is high. Medical and dental coverage is claimed by roughly two-fifths, and close to an eighth earn vision coverage. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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$22,453 - $56,765
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$57K
MEDIAN: $40,494
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$14.26 - $24.67
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$22,453 - $56,765  
   
Bonus
$201.34 - $5,960  
Profit Sharing
$1,725  
Total Pay (?
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$29,411 - $52,102  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.26 - $24.67  
   
Overtime
$19.97 - $37.24  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$201.34 - $5,960  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,725  
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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$29,411 - $52,102  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 110

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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. Career advancement for the typical Dental Financial Coordinator often leads to becoming a Financial Coordinator or an Office Manager of a Dental Office; median salaries in these positions are $2K higher and $3K higher, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Dental Financial Coordinator


Dental Financial Coordinators note just a narrow range of job skills. 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

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


The average inexperienced worker's salary is approximately $34K, and people with five to 10 years of experience bring in more at around $38K on average. Dental Financial Coordinators claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $38K. Big financial gains seem to result from working for more than two decades; veterans in this group report earning $47K on average.

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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 20 votes.
031
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Dental Financial Coordinator Salaries




National Average
$38,000


Skills That Affect Dental Financial Coordinator Salaries




Insurance
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National Average
$38,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 45%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
dental benefits
None: 39%
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