Patient Services Specialist Salary

A Patient Services Specialist earns an average wage of $14.06 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. A skill in Electronic Medical Records (EMR) is associated with high pay for this job.
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$29,544 - $46,605
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$36K
$47K
MEDIAN: $35,896
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$11.04 - $18.19
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MEDIAN: $14.06
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$29,544 - $46,605  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $6,147  
Total Pay (?
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$23,292 - $39,405  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 48
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$11.04 - $18.19  
   
Overtime
$11.92 - $29.26  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$-0.50 - $6,147  
   
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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$23,292 - $39,405  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 386

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Job Description for Patient Services Specialist

Patient service specialists work at a variety of medical facilities. Essential duties and responsibilities include checking patients in and out, checking patient eligibility for services or programs, and scheduling follow-up appointments. A patient service specialist has to maintain a well-organized referral log to coordinate patient referrals to other specialists. Basic computer knowledge is necessary to ensure good data management of the patients' files.

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Patient Services Specialist Tasks

  • Compile and record medical charts, reports, and correspondence.
  • Interview patients to complete insurance and privacy forms.
  • Receive insurance co-pay payments and post amounts paid to patient accounts.
  • Schedule and confirm patient appointments, check-ups and physician referrals.
  • Answer telephones and direct calls to appropriate staff.

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Pay by Experience Level for Patient Services Specialist

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $30,296

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Key Stats for Patient Services Specialist

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 51 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Patient Services Specialist Salaries

▲22%

▲8%

▲6%

National Average
$30,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Patient Services Specialist Salaries

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▲12%

Customer Service
▼0%

National Average
$30,000

▼1%

Data Entry
▼1%

▼2%

Billing
▼2%

Medical Terminology
▼4%

Phone Support
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 51 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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