Eligibility Specialist Salary (United States)

The average rate for an Eligibility Specialist is $14.42 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
Eligibility Specialist Total Pay (?
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$24,729 - $48,080
(Median)
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48K
MEDIAN: $33,289
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Eligibility Specialist Total Pay (?
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$11.77 - $21.58
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$24,729 - $48,080  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,007  
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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$24,643 - $46,553  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 88
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.77 - $21.58  
   
Overtime
$19.99 - $34.78  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,007  
   
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).
)
$24,643 - $46,553  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 88
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Job Description for Eligibility Specialist
  • Facilitate appointments, referrals, hand-offs and translation assistance.
  • Provide resources and materials to clients, enabling them to apply and receive services.
  • Interview clients and determine benefits and assistance eligibility.
  • Interact with federal agencies and private institutions to determine services.

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Pay by Experience Level for Eligibility Specialist
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Eligibility Specialist Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%
Late-Career
up arrow 1%
National Average
$31,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 2%
Experienced
up arrow 3%
Job Satisfaction
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Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5 based on 9 votes.
Gender
Female
92%
female alumni
 
Male
8%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
9%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 66%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 24%
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