Entry-Level Health Unit Coordinator Salary

Entry-Level Health Unit Coordinators pull down an average of $13.84 per hour. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Female Entry-Level Health Unit Coordinators far outnumber their male contemporaries among survey respondents. A fair number enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$21,927 - $51,182
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$51K
MEDIAN: $30,663
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$10.76 - $17.63
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Salary $21,927 - $51,182
Bonus $750
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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$22,633 - $38,325
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 33
Hourly Data $0$26
Hourly Rate $10.76 - $17.63
Hourly Tips $0.01
Overtime $6.01 - $26.10
Annual Data $0$38K
Bonus $750
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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$22,633 - $38,325
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 447

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $29,276

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Houston is home to an above-average pay rate for Entry-Level Health Unit Coordinators, 39 percent higher than the national average. Entry-Level Health Unit Coordinators will also find cushy salaries in Minneapolis (+22 percent) and Las Vegas (+14 percent). Location significantly influences compensation, with Charleston Entry-Level Health Unit Coordinators earning much less — 22 percent less — than the national average. Employers in Knoxville and Orlando also lean toward paying below-median salaries (19 percent lower and 17 percent lower, respectively).

Health Unit Coordinator Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Health Unit Coordinator in Amarillo:
"Stressfulness of job."
Must be able to multi task very well, There is always a lot going on at once and you must keep up or something will get missed.

Health Unit Coordinator in Morristown:
"Become a life-time learner."
Take advantage of your employer's sponsored training, development and tuition reimbursement benefits to obtain more education, and add your to skill set.

Health Unit Coordinator in West Bend:
"How much work it really takes."
Breathe it will come with time. Its worth it.

Key Stats for Health Unit Coordinator

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 48 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
13%
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Skills That Affect Health Unit Coordinator Salaries

Medical Records
▲1%


Data Entry
▼0%


Medical Terminology
▼0%

National Average
$29,000

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 48 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 19%
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