Dental Financial Coordinator Salary (United States)

Women make up the vast majority of Dental Financial Coordinators in the United States. The average pay in this industry is approximately $17.89 per hour. Pay begins at $13.51 per hour on the low end and climbs to $23.39 near the top. Most workers in this profession enjoy health benefits; medical and dental coverage is claimed by 39 percent, and less than 10 earn vision coverage. For the most part, Dental Financial Coordinators enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
Dental Financial Coordinator Salary (?
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$27,617 - $50,057
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $38,141
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Dental Financial Coordinator Salary (?
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$13.51 - $23.39
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National Salary Data

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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$27,617 - $50,057  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,257  
Profit Sharing
$305.21 - $1,965  
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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$28,442 - $50,402  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 20
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.51 - $23.39  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $37.61  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,257  
   
Profit Sharing
$305.21 - $1,965  
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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$28,442 - $50,402  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 233
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Job Description for Dental Financial Coordinator

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

Common Career Paths for Dental Financial Coordinator

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Though unusual, some Dental Financial Coordinators transition into jobs as Dental Office Managers, earning an additional $5,917 per year. It is quite typical for Dental Financial Coordinators to transition into roles as Financial Coordinators or Dental Office Managers, where expected earnings are an additional $1,718 or $2,699 per year.

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Popular Skills for Dental Financial Coordinator

Typical Dental Financial Coordinators report a focused set of job skills. Accounts Receivable is considered a valuable skill and can increase employee pay by 5 percent. Those familiar with Collections also tend to know Accounts Receivable.

Pay by Experience Level for Dental Financial Coordinator

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Across the entire workforce, experience and pay tend to be weakly linked—those with more experience do not necessarily bring in much higher salaries. After five to 10 years, starting salaries jump from $34K to $39,749. Those who spend a decent amount of time in this profession—one to two decades—usually make about $40K. Though salary increases are not as strong, pay continues to grow slightly for Dental Financial Coordinators after two decades on the job, and average earnings come to $42K. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up 24 percent of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise less than five, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining 21 percent. In this field, workers tend to have anywhere from one to nine years of experience—of those surveyed, more than half land within this range.

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Experience Affects Dental Financial Coordinator Salaries

National Average
$38,000

Skills That Affect Dental Financial Coordinator Salaries

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National Average
$38,000

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
100%
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Male
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Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 39% dental benefits Dental: 47%
vision benefits Vision: 8% employee benefits None: 36%
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