Patient Services Coordinator Salary

The larger portion of Patient Services Coordinators in the United States are women. Median pay in this female-dominated area goes for around $15.32 per hour. Compensation ranges between $11.72 per hour and $20.67. Compensation for this group is mainly affected by location, but the specific employer and tenure are influential factors as well. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Patient Services Coordinators. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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$27,868 - $53,899
(Median)
$28K
$38K
$54K
MEDIAN: $37,758
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$11.72 - $20.67
(Median)
$12
$15
$21
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$27,868 - $53,899  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,237  
Profit Sharing
$806  
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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$24,962 - $47,335  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 189
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.72 - $20.67  
   
Overtime
$5.64 - $30.77  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,237  
   
Profit Sharing
$806  
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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$24,962 - $47,335  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 590
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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.

Common Career Paths for Patient Services Coordinator


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For Patient Services Coordinators, career advancements do not tend to correlate with a rise in salary. On average, lower-level Patient Services Coordinators earn similar salaries to those in higher-end positions like Administrative Assistant.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Patient Services Coordinator


Novant Health, Swedish Medical Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, and Mass General are top-notch employers for Patient Services Coordinators in this area. Patient Services Coordinators seeking a sizable paycheck can earn the most at Mass General, where the average salary comes to $41K.

Popular Skills for Patient Services Coordinator


Overall, survey participants reported applying a fair number of skills to their work. Fortunate workers who know Electronic Medical Records can expect a significant pay bump, scoring salaries 21 percent above average. Most people skilled in Customer Service are similarly competent in Insurance.

Pay by Experience Level for Patient Services Coordinator

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


Patient Services Coordinators with a lot of experience do not necessarily enjoy more money. 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 $35K. For Patient Services Coordinators, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $37K. Respondents who claim more than 20 years of experience may encounter pay that doesn't quite reflect their extensive experience; these veterans report a median income of around $38K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $33,275

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Washington offers some of the highest pay in the country for Patient Services Coordinators, 33 percent above the national average. Patient Services Coordinators can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+32 percent), Minneapolis (+19 percent), Seattle (+16 percent), and Boston (+9 percent). Location is a huge contributor to overall pay, with Patient Services Coordinators in Winston-Salem earning a whopping 22 percent below the national average. Workers in Little Rock and Charlotte earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (16 percent less and 11 percent less, respectively).

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

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
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Billing
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Data Entry
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Customer Service
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Insurance
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National Average
$33,000

Scheduling
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 89 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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