Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator Salary

Women account for the majority of Orthodontic Treatment Coordinators in the United States. The entire group has an average salary of $18.98 per hour. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career duration. Over a third report receiving medical coverage from their employers and nearly one in seven collect dental insurance. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$26,400 - $55,369
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MEDIAN: $39,809
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$14.85 - $25.16
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$0$55K
Salary $26,400 - $55,369
Bonus $310.94 - $5,092
Profit Sharing $1,100
Commission $5,000
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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$30,841 - $54,372
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 58
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $14.85 - $25.16
Hourly Tips $0.63
Overtime $14.68 - $36.77
Annual Data $0$54K
Bonus $310.94 - $5,092
Commission $5,000
Profit Sharing $1,100
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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$30,841 - $54,372
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 400

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Job Description for Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator

Orthodontic treatment coordinators work in dentistry and orthodontics offices, and their primary role is communicating with patients about available treatment plans, including the benefits and risks of each. This requires thorough knowledge of orthodontic procedures and the ability to make accurate financial estimates. The coordinator's goal is to generate high procedure acceptance rates from patients, while strictly adhering to company policies and procedures. This job does not include actual diagnosis of patients, but rather education and advice given as a follow-up to the orthodontist's diagnosis. Other day-to-day duties performed by the orthodontic treatment coordinator include following up with patients on payment plans and insurance coverage, ensuring that money is received in a timely manner.

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Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator Tasks

  • Provide patients with proposed treatment plans and cost estimates.
  • Schedule new appointments and maintain treatment schedule.
  • Answer orthodontic related phone calls and questions.
  • Coordinate orthodontic services with other dental and medical services.

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Popular Skills for Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator


Overall, survey participants reported applying a fair number of skills to their work. Most notably, skills in Orthodontics, Marketing Communications, Sales, and Customer Service are correlated to pay that is above average. Those educated in Customer Service tend to be well versed in Sales.

Pay by Experience Level for Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator

Pay by Experience for an Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator has a positive trend. An entry-level Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 181 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 105 salaries. An experienced Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 92 salaries. An Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 79 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $40,259

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

For Orthodontic Treatment Coordinators, Seattle provides a pay rate that is 34 percent greater than the national average. Orthodontic Treatment Coordinators can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Atlanta (+14 percent), Los Angeles (+12 percent), Phoenix (+3 percent), and Cincinnati (+2 percent). San Antonio is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 19 percent. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Pittsburgh (16 percent lower) and Portland (7 percent lower).

Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator?

Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator in West Des Moines:
"Convert new patients."
Pros: Interactive with people.
Cons: Stress level of sales.

Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator in Valencia:
Pros: My co-workers.
Cons: Management and the lack of communication.

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Key Stats for Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 68 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator Salaries

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National Average
$40,000

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Skills That Affect Orthodontic Treatment Coordinator Salaries

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National Average
$40,000

Customer Service
▼1%

Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 68 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 35%
dental benefits
Dental: 15%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 60%
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