Orthodontics Office Manager Salary

Women make up the vast majority of Orthodontics Office Managers in the United States. The average pay in this industry is approximately $21.03 per hour. In the world of Orthodontics Office Managers, overall income ranges from $32K near the bottom to $61K at the top; this can include more than $8K from bonuses and more than $5K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. More than two-fifths report receiving medical coverage from their employers and just over one in five collect dental insurance. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$31,160 - $60,997
(Median)
$31K
$48K
$61K
MEDIAN: $48,130
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$15.15 - $26.79
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$31,160 - $60,997  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,500  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $4,966  
Commission
$5,500  
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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$31,567 - $60,549  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 64
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.15 - $26.79  
   
Overtime
$29.36 - $39.28  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,500  
   
Commission
$5,500  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $4,966  
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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$31,567 - $60,549  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 80
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Job Description for Orthodontics Office Manager

An orthodontics office manager oversees many of the duties related to clerical work and daily operations in an orthodontic practice. Since this is a management position, it will usually be necessary to oversee a small team. These team members will carry out front office duties, such as scheduling, following up, answering phone calls, greeting patients, billing, collecting, and verifying insurance. The office manager should make sure that all employees are trained proficiently and that they have strong knowledge of what the company offers.

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Orthodontics Office Manager Tasks

  • Maintain organizational policies and procedures for the office.
  • Administer fiscal operations; including accounting, planning budgets and coordinating financial reporting.
  • Oversee day-to-day operational and staffing activities.
  • Assure compliance and maintain awareness of payer and reimbursement policies, coding guidelines and health insurance changes.

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Survey takers who work as Orthodontics Office Managers usually report a few specific skills. Human Resources and Insurance are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay by 20 percent and 5 percent, respectively.

Pay by Experience Level for Orthodontics Office Manager

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


Orthodontics Office Managers with more experience do not necessarily bring home bigger paychecks. In fact, experience in this field tends to impact compensation minimally. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $38K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $47K. Orthodontics Office Managers bring in $49K after working for 10 to 20 years. As Orthodontics Office Managers reach more than two decades on the job, compensation remains commensurate with experience; the average pay in this group is $52K.

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Experience Affects Orthodontics Office Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

National Average
$47,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Orthodontics Office Manager Salaries

Human Resources
up arrow 20%

Insurance
up arrow 5%

National Average
$47,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 42%
dental benefits
Dental: 22%
medical benefits
Vision: 13%
dental benefits
None: 50%
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