Patient Advocates with Customer Service skills can expect wages of $15.09 per hour on average. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer and years of experience. A strong majority report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a majority collect dental insurance. The vast majority of Patient Advocates with Customer Service skills (87 percent) who responded to the survey are women. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$30,210 - $61,873
$30K
$41K
$62K
MEDIAN: $41,027
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50%
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$11.80 - $20.66
$12
$15
$21
MEDIAN: $15.09
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$30,210 - $61,873  
   
Bonus
$99.33 - $7,891  
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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$25,230 - $49,462  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 73
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$11.80 - $20.66  
   
Overtime
$13.57 - $28.22  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$99.33 - $7,891  
   
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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$25,230 - $49,462  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 232

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Conifer Health Solutions leads the field in terms of pay, with a median salary of $34K.

Pay by Experience Level for Patient Advocate

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


Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $32K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $37K. Patient Advocates with Customer Service skills see a median salary of $39K after reaching one to two decades on the job. People who have worked for 20 years or more actually report earning less than people who are in the middle of their careers; the veterans take home a mere $38K by contrast.

Key Stats for Patient Advocate

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 50 votes.
047
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Patient Advocate Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 14%

Late-Career
up arrow 12%

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 50 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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