Hospital Registrar Salary

Median pay for Hospital Registrars in the United States lies in the neighborhood of $13.36 per hour. The most important factor affecting compensation for this group is location, followed by career length and the particular employer. Women make up the vast majority of Hospital Registrars (88 percent) who answered the questionnaire. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Although the larger part have medical coverage and more than half have dental coverage, just under a third claim no health benefits at all. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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$24,695 - $39,453
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MEDIAN: $30,301
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$10.48 - $17.64
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Salary $24,695 - $39,453
Bonus $51.52 - $1,419
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$22,182 - $37,974
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $10.48 - $17.64
Hourly Tips $2.50
Overtime $2.02 - $25.86
Annual Data $0$37K
Bonus $51.52 - $1,419
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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$22,182 - $37,974
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 314

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Job Description for Hospital Registrar

Hospital registrars are in charge of collecting patient information and verifying insurance detail on behalf of their organization. They are responsible for gathering payment data, keeping accurate records of patient interactions, and handling other tasks at a hospital information desk. Registrars must relay important information to patients and respond to any inquiries. Their main responsibilities also include interviewing patients for account details, ensuring charts and documents are completed. authorizing insurance, and calculating financial details on patient liability. They also gather patient consent forms and signatures for treatments and interventions, as well as process patient requests and applications in a timely manner.

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Hospital Registrar Tasks

  • Interview incoming patient or representative and enter information required for admission into computer database.
  • Ensure that patient information and necessary signatures are collected and that patients are aware of hospital policies and procedures.
  • Collect co-pays and deductibles from patients.
  • Arrange efficient and orderly admission of patients.
  • Distribute appropriate information to ancillary departments.

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Popular Skills for Hospital Registrar


Survey results show that Hospital Registrars use a fair number of skills. Most notably, skills in Electronic Medical Records, insurance verification, Collections, and Insurance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Medical Terminology and Bilingual. Those educated in Customer Service tend to be well versed in Typing.

Pay by Experience Level for Hospital Registrar

Pay by Experience for a Hospital Registrar has a positive trend. An entry-level Hospital Registrar with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 247 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Hospital Registrar with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 87 salaries. An experienced Hospital Registrar which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 50 salaries. A Hospital Registrar with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 23 salaries.

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Key Stats for Hospital Registrar

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 34 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Hospital Registrar Salaries

▲11%

▲9%

▲7%

National Average
$28,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Hospital Registrar Salaries

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▲10%

insurance verification
▲5%

Collections
▲2%

▼0%

National Average
$28,000

Typing
▼1%


Bilingual
▼11%

Medical Terminology
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 28%
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