Outpatient Scheduler Salary

Outpatient Schedulers in the United States can expect wages of $14.11 per hour on average. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Among survey respondents, women are more common than men; 89 percent of Outpatient Schedulers are female. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$22,000 - $37,132
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$31K
$37K
MEDIAN: $31,099
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$11.25 - $18.36
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MEDIAN: $14.11
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$13K$26K$39K
Salary
$22,000 - $37,132  
   
Bonus
$600  
Total Pay (?
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$23,376 - $37,983  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$11.25 - $18.36  
   
Overtime
$19.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$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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$23,376 - $37,983  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 132
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Job Description for Outpatient Scheduler

  • Interview patients to complete documents, case histories, and forms such as intake and insurance forms.
  • Schedule, confirm and maintain patient diagnostic appointments, surgeries and medical consultations for a specific department.
  • Explain objectives and procedures to interviewees, or forward questions to appropriate physician or staff member.
  • Ensure payment for services by verifying benefits with the person's insurance provider or working out financing options.
  • Review, analyze and forecast cancellations, double bookings or changes in schedules.

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Popular Skills for Outpatient Scheduler


Survey takers who work as Outpatient Schedulers report a focused set of job skills. Most notably, skills in Medical Terminology, Scheduling, Customer Service, and Electronic Medical Records (EMR) are correlated to pay that is above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Insurance. For most people, competency in Customer Service indicates knowledge of Insurance.

Pay by Experience Level for Outpatient Scheduler

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


Relatively untried employees who have fewer than five years of experience earn around $29K on average. People who have worked for five to 10 years can expect a higher median salary of $32K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Outpatient Schedulers make a median salary of $31K. Seasoned workers who boast more than two decades of relevant experience enjoy a median salary of $34K, which is substantially larger than the medians reported by folks with fewer years on their resumes.

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Key Stats for Outpatient Scheduler

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Outpatient Scheduler Salaries

Late-Career
▲15%

▲5%

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$30,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Outpatient Scheduler Salaries


Scheduling
▲1%

National Average
$30,000


Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▼3%

Insurance
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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