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Performance Improvement Specialist Salary

A Performance Improvement Specialist earns an average salary of $66,373 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$44,027 - $86,859
(Median)
$44K
$66K
$87K
MEDIAN: $66,373
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$15.88 - $38.17
(Median)
$16
$22
$38
MEDIAN: $22.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$44,027 - $86,859  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,667  
Profit Sharing
$1,944 - $3,084  
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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$40,823 - $88,794  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 191
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$15.88 - $38.17  
   
Overtime
$23.40 - $32.48  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,667  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,944 - $3,084  
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).
)
$40,823 - $88,794  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 47

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Job Description for Performance Improvement Specialist

Performance improvement specialists are employed primarily in the health care field and work by improving patient care in a variety of ways. Some positions require applicants to have a bachelor's degree in health care administration, while others require a nursing degree to be able to audit patient charts and carry out detailed analyses regarding the administered care. Some employers may have lower requirements and ask only for a high school diploma.

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Performance Improvement Specialist Tasks

  • Oversee strategy implementation while fostering open communication channels at all levels of interaction.
  • Create improvement strategies at various levels of impact (individual through industry scope).
  • Assess institution performance and volume load to target areas for improvement.
  • Create and maintain process documentation and workshops.

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Pay by Experience Level for Performance Improvement Specialist

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

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Experience Affects Performance Improvement Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 24%



National Average
$63,000


Skills That Affect Performance Improvement Specialist Salaries


Process Improvement
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National Average
$63,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 84%
vision benefits Vision: 73% employee benefits None: 7%
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