Median pay for Patient Advocates with Customer Service skills lies in the neighborhood of $15.24 per hour. Geographic location is the main element affecting pay for this group — the specific employer and experience level are driving factors as well. The vast majority of Patient Advocates with Customer Service skills (90 percent) who responded to the survey are women. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. Most Patient Advocates with Customer Service skills report high levels of job satisfaction. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$30,613 - $65,874
$31K
$40K
$66K
MEDIAN: $40,479
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90%

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$11.71 - $20.65
$12
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$30,613 - $65,874  
   
Bonus
$100.00 - $7,861  
Commission
$7,800  
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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$25,197 - $49,582  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 80
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$11.71 - $20.65  
   
Overtime
$12.16 - $28.43  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$100.00 - $7,861  
   
Commission
$7,800  
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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$25,197 - $49,582  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 220

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For Patient Advocates with Customer Service skills, comfortable salaries can be found at Conifer Health Solutions; in fact, median earnings sit around $33K, the highest in the area.

Pay by Experience Level for Patient Advocate

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


For Patient Advocates with Customer Service skills, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $32K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $37K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Patient Advocates with Customer Service skills make a median salary of $39K. Individuals who report more than two decades of experience seem to make about the same as folks in the 10-to-20 year range.

Key Stats for Patient Advocate

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Patient Advocate Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 14%

Late-Career
up arrow 14%

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

National Average
$34,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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