Managed Care Contract Manager Salary

Managed Care Contract Managers in the United States take home approximately $76K per year on average. Experience level and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Work is enjoyable for Managed Care Contract Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Most Managed Care Contract Managers survey respondents are women (73 percent). Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.
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$59,435 - $105,417
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MEDIAN: $75,685
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$59,435 - $105,417  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,404  
Profit Sharing
$3,663  
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$59,705 - $114,743  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 79

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Job Description for Managed Care Contract Manager

Managed care contract managers are responsible for reaching out to providers to develop a network and evaluate, negotiate, and implement new contracts. These managers must be able to identify appropriate contracting and collaborate with organizations to understand payer-specific requirements, and must also maintain appropriate documentation and review contract performances to make the right recommendations. They must also coordinate with other internal team members to ensure contractual terms.

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Managed Care Contract Manager Tasks

  • Ensure coding and claims are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.
  • Supervise staff, including the selection, training and development of managed care staff.
  • Analyze manage care reimbursement methods.
  • Participate in the manage care contracting activities.

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Popular Skills for Managed Care Contract Manager


Managed Care Contract Managers who responded to the survey indicated only a few skills that they use on the job. Financial Analysis and Contract Negotiation are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay by 13 percent and 3 percent, respectively. Those with knowledge of Contract Management tend to be skilled in Contract Negotiation as well.

Pay by Experience Level for Managed Care Contract Manager

Pay by Experience for a Managed Care Contract Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Managed Care Contract Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 24 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Managed Care Contract Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $82,000 based on 39 salaries. An experienced Managed Care Contract Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 27 salaries. A Managed Care Contract Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $78,000 based on 16 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $77,619

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

Managed Care Contract Managers working in Chicago earn a bit more than the national average, but overall, earnings in this area are not heavily influenced by geographic location. New York is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 4 percent.

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Key Stats for Managed Care Contract Manager

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Managed Care Contract Manager Salaries

▲6%

▼0%

National Average
$78,000

▼2%

▼4%

Skills That Affect Managed Care Contract Manager Salaries

Financial Analysis
▲13%


National Average
$78,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 6%
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