Managed Care Contract Manager Salary

Median pay for Managed Care Contract Managers in the United States lies in the neighborhood of $75K per year. Experience level and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. For the most part, Managed Care Contract Managers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Female Managed Care Contract Managers make up most of the survey respondents at 74 percent. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$58,440 - $105,456
$58K
$75K
$110K
MEDIAN: $75,492
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50%
90%

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$34.02 - $43.24
$37
MEDIAN: $36.51
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$0$115K
Salary $58,440 - $105,456
Bonus $0.00 - $18,740
Profit Sharing $3,600
Total Pay (?
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$58,800 - $115,072
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 83
Hourly Data $0$43
Hourly Rate $36.51
Annual Data $0$115K
Bonus $0.00 - $18,740
Profit Sharing $3,600
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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$58,800 - $115,072
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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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

  • Monitor budget and utilize operational resources.
  • 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


Survey takers who work as Managed Care Contract Managers usually report a few specific skills. Financial Analysis and Contract Negotiation are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay by 13 percent and 4 percent, respectively. Contract Management and Contract Negotiation are correlating skills — those who know the former usually know the latter.

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: $77,270

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

Managed Care Contract Managers working in Chicago earn a little more than the national average. That said, location does not seem to play a huge role in determining pay for this role. Those in the field find the lowest salaries in New York, 4 percent below the national average.

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Key Stats for Managed Care Contract Manager

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Managed Care Contract Manager Salaries

▲7%

▼0%

National Average
$77,000

▼1%

▼4%

Skills That Affect Managed Care Contract Manager Salaries

Financial Analysis
▲13%


National Average
$77,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 9%
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