Medical Referral Coordinator Salary

Women account for the majority of Medical Referral Coordinators in the United States. The entire group has an average salary of $14.88 per hour. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by tenure. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. While approximately one-fourth report receiving no health benefits, a strong majority do receive medical coverage, and more than half have dental, as well. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$24,511 - $48,936
$25K
$34K
$49K
MEDIAN: $34,203
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$11.31 - $18.29
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MEDIAN: $14.88
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$24,511 - $48,936  
   
Bonus
$178.73 - $2,349  
Profit Sharing
$2,500  
Total Pay (?
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$23,760 - $39,966  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 32
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$11.31 - $18.29  
   
Overtime
$14.62 - $28.12  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$178.73 - $2,349  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,500  
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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$23,760 - $39,966  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 273

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Job Description for Medical Referral Coordinator

Most of the time, medical referral coordinators work for hospitals, medical clinics, or doctor’s offices. They work directly with patients. They may work to support and encourage healthy lifestyles. They arrange appointments on behalf of patients to see other doctors that they are referred to. They keep accurate patient records. They prepare medical forms and other related material. They perform data entry. They must have computer skills.

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Medical Referral Coordinator Tasks

  • Coordinate the process of referring patients to appropriate clinics.
  • Update records to assure all parties have accurate information.
  • Communicate with patients to ensure follow-through with referrals.
  • Support doctors and patients in synchronizing appointments, authorizations, and tests taking place in different clinics.

Common Career Paths for Medical Referral Coordinator


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At the upper end, Medical Referral Coordinators who move into an Office Manager of a Medical Office role may earn a little more as the latter position has a median salary of $37K per year.

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Popular Skills for Medical Referral Coordinator


Medical Referral Coordinators report using a wide range of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Customer Service, Medical Terminology, Insurance, and Electronic Medical Records (EMR) are correlated to pay that is above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Bilingual. Those proficient in Electronic Medical Records are, more often than not, also skilled in Scheduling.

Pay by Experience Level for Medical Referral Coordinator

Pay by Experience for a Medical Referral Coordinator has a positive trend. An entry-level Medical Referral Coordinator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 166 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Medical Referral Coordinator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 108 salaries. An experienced Medical Referral Coordinator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 71 salaries. A Medical Referral Coordinator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 22 salaries.

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Key Stats for Medical Referral Coordinator

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 55 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Medical Referral Coordinator Salaries

▲14%

▲7%

▲3%

National Average
$31,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Medical Referral Coordinator Salaries

Customer Service
▲4%


Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▼0%

Insurance
▼0%

National Average
$31,000

▼1%

Bilingual
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 55 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 27%
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