Eligibility Worker Salary (United States)

An Eligibility Worker earns an average wage of $15.97 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.
Eligibility Worker Total Pay (?
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$24,157 - $47,490
(Median)
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47K
MEDIAN: $33,574
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Eligibility Worker Total Pay (?
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$12.05 - $23.40
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$24,157 - $47,490  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,454  
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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$24,628 - $49,420  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 210
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.05 - $23.40  
   
Overtime
$14.12 - $36.31  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,454  
   
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).
)
$24,628 - $49,420  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 210
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Job Description for Eligibility Worker

  • 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 Difference By Location

San Francisco
up arrow 62%
Los Angeles
up arrow 24%
National Average
$34,000
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Experience Affects Eligibility Worker Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 17%
Mid-Career
up arrow 2%
National Average
$34,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Skills That Affect Eligibility Worker Salaries

Medicaid Eligibility
up arrow 7%
Customer Service
0%
National Average
$34,000
Data Entry
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 45 votes.

Gender

Female
82%
female alumni
 
Male
18%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 12%
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