Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Discharge Planners with more experience do not necessarily bring home bigger paychecks. In fact, experience in this field tends to impact compensation minimally. The average beginner in this position makes around $40K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $46K. On average, Discharge Planners make $51K following one to two decades on the job. After two decades in the workforce, the average Discharge Planner generally earns more than ever; median pay for this group is estimated at $56K.