Patient Coordinator Salary (United States)

The average rate for a Patient Coordinator is $15.33 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.
Patient Coordinator Total Pay (?
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$26,818 - $59,470
(Median)
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37K
49K
59K
MEDIAN: $37,168
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Patient Coordinator Total Pay (?
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$11.59 - $20.75
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$26,818 - $59,470  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,035  
Profit Sharing
$580 - $7,500  
Commission
$1,965 - $4,913  
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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$24,601 - $49,525  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 430
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$11.59 - $20.75  
   
Overtime
$12.08 - $29.98  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,035  
   
Commission
$1,965 - $4,913  
Profit Sharing
$580 - $7,500  
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).
)
$24,601 - $49,525  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 430
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Job Description for Patient Coordinator
Hospital stays can be stressful for both patients and their families, and it is essential that the patient receives optimal care, attention, and comfort. The person tasked with overseeing quality standards for patient care is the patient care coordinator. The patient care coordinator takes on an advocacy role, acting as a link between the health care system and the patients under their organization's care. The specific roles of the patient coordinator can vary dramatically, as these professionals are hired by a wide range of health care employers. Generally, the patient coordinator's primary tasks include keeping a line of communication open between the patient and the medical staff to help patients understand their treatment options, review the care patients are receiving, and act on feedback received from the patient. Patient coordinators may take on social worker roles for patients who require it.
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Patient Coordinator Tasks
  • Answer patient calls, emails and questions, including finding answers and insurance estimates.
  • Confidentially manage patient accounts, including contact information, insurance, and financial information.
  • Schedule patient visits and answer pre-visit questions, including about billing and preparation.
  • Perform analytical and data entry tasks.
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
Houston
up arrow 34%
New York
up arrow 24%
Seattle
up arrow 8%
Atlanta
up arrow 7%
Boston
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National Average
$34,000
Dallas
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Pittsburgh
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Wichita
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Experience Affects Patient Coordinator Salaries

National Average
$34,000

Skills That Affect Patient Coordinator Salaries

Billing
up arrow 10%
Patient Education
up arrow 6%
Insurance
up arrow 4%
Scheduling
up arrow 2%
Customer Service
up arrow 1%
Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 1%
Phone Support
0%
National Average
$34,000
Medical Records
up arrow 4%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 87 votes.
Gender
Female
97%
female alumni
 
Male
3%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
9%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 64% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 31% employee benefits None: 28%
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