Patient Services Coordinator Salary

Most Patient Services Coordinators in the United States are women. The workforce as a whole earns a median of approximately $15.20 per hour. Lower pay rates hover around $11.62 per hour, and the higher rates verge on $20.62. Geographic location is the main element affecting pay for this group — the specific employer and tenure are driving factors as well. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.
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$27,372 - $51,637
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$27K
$38K
$52K
MEDIAN: $37,797
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$11.62 - $20.62
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$12
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$27,372 - $51,637  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,027  
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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$24,732 - $46,942  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 178
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.62 - $20.62  
   
Overtime
$5.32 - $30.72  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,027  
   
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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$24,732 - $46,942  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 526
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Job Description for Patient Services Coordinator

Patient services coordinators perform a variety of tasks related to handling patients and any relevant paperwork. In their day-to-day work, the patient services coordinator is responsible for greeting, screening, and transporting patients to the scanning room. They are also in charge of handling the patient’s paperwork, as well as making sure the patient understands what each test does and when results will be available. Patient services coordinators also answer questions about exams, ensure patients are comfortable, and enter relevant patient information into the computer systems. These coordinators also perform administrative duties, serving as a receptionist, answering phones, scheduling patient appointments, and maintaining equipment and a supply inventory.

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Patient Services Coordinator Tasks

  • Communicate with patients, visitors, and monitor daily status reports.
  • Maintain and process the visitor schedule.
  • Provides clerical support, patient registration, and customer service.

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Patient Services Coordinators' salary tends to stay somewhat level for those who assume higher-end positions like Administrative Assistant. Median pay for Administrative Assistants is $31K.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Patient Services Coordinator


Patient Services Coordinators flock to Novant Health, Massachusetts General Hospital, Swedish Medical Center, M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, and Mass General, highly regarded companies that employ a generous number of people in this profession. For Patient Services Coordinators, comfortable salaries can be found at Mass General; in fact, median earnings sit around $41K, the highest in the area.

Novant Health offers the lowest pay in the field with a median salary of just $28K. There's also little variation in pay at the company, with pay ranging from $22K to $32K.

Popular Skills for Patient Services Coordinator


Survey takers who work as Patient Services Coordinators report a focused set of job skills. Most notably, skills in Data Entry, Insurance, Customer Service, and Scheduling are correlated to pay that is above average. Most people familiar with Customer Service also know Insurance.

Pay by Experience Level for Patient Services Coordinator

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


Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for Patient Services Coordinators — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. The median compensation for relatively untried workers is $32K; in the five-to-10 year group, it's higher at around $34K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $36K. Veterans who have acquired more than 20 years report a median income of $39K, which is generally higher than the pay reported by other tenure groups.

Pay Difference by Location


Home to some of the best pay for Patient Services Coordinators, Washington offers exceptional salaries, 29 percent above the national average. Patient Services Coordinators can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Minneapolis (+20 percent), Seattle (+18 percent), New York (+12 percent), and Boston (+8 percent). Patient Services Coordinators in Winston-Salem take home the lowest salaries, earning a whopping 21 percent less than the national average. Employers also pay below the national average in Charlotte (13 percent lower) and Austin (9 percent lower).

Patient Services Coordinator Reviews

What is it like working as a Patient Services Coordinator?

Patient Services Coordinator in New Berlin:
Pros: Getting the smile on the patients face when you have taken the stress from them when they are feeling good or are worried there is something medically wrong with them.
Cons: All patients feel they are the only patient I have to see and schedule appointments for.

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Experience Affects Patient Services Coordinator Salaries




National Average
$33,000


Skills That Affect Patient Services Coordinator Salaries

Data Entry
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Customer Service
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National Average
$33,000

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 98 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 15%
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