Insurance Verifier Salary

The larger portion of Insurance Verifiers in the United States are women. Median pay in this female-dominated area goes for around $14.33 per hour. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Medical benefits are awarded to a strong majority, and the larger part earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction is considered about average by most people in this profession. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$24,511 - $40,704
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MEDIAN: $31,057
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$11.15 - $18.33
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Salary
$24,511 - $40,704  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,007  
Total Pay (?
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$23,646 - $39,289  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 28
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$11.15 - $18.33  
   
Overtime
$15.94 - $29.54  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
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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$23,646 - $39,289  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 248
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Job Description for Insurance Verifier

The insurance industry is arguably as important to the modern health care system as the actual health care provider complex, and both consist of many different people doing many different jobs to make it function. An insurance verifier is an employee of a hospital or practice who specializes in dealing with patient claims and the billing process as it relates to claims.

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Insurance Verifier Tasks

  • Enter data, create reports and validate individual and cross-patient information.
  • Liaise with patient, insurer, and provider to communicate needs and current state.
  • Monitor and verify insurance information for individual patients and procedures.
  • Communicate with patients about co-pays, benefits, coverage, and care authorization.

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Insurance Verifiers only report a few specific skills. Insurance and Customer Service are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. Those with knowledge of Customer Service tend to be skilled in Insurance as well.

Pay by Experience Level for Insurance Verifier

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


For Insurance Verifiers, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. At career start (within the first five years), average income sits near $30K, and the average for folks who have worked for five to 10 years is only slightly higher at $30K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Insurance Verifiers make a median salary of $32K. Veterans who have worked for more than two decades do tend to make the most in the end; the median pay for this group is $33K.

Insurance Verifier Reviews

What is it like working as an Insurance Verifier?

Insurance Verifier in Long Beach:
"Insurance Verifier."
Pros: The most I like about my job is the opportunities that comes from the medical industry. I learn new things everyday and my knowledge for healthcare is growing. I am able to do more than I was hired for and hope that it continues to happen to build my experience.
Cons: That I am unable to do more. I would like to step into the billing aspect of the medical field.

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Experience Affects Insurance Verifier Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$30,000

Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Insurance Verifier Salaries

National Average
$30,000

Insurance
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Customer Service
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
medical benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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