Physician Credentialer Salary

A Physician Credentialer earns an average wage of $16.21 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$29,361 - $53,374
(Median)
$29K
$40K
$53K
MEDIAN: $39,788
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$11.53 - $21.08
(Median)
$12
$16
$21
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$29,361 - $53,374  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,030  
Total Pay (?
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$25,353 - $46,134  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 28
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$11.53 - $21.08  
   
Overtime
$23.53 - $29.58  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,030  
   
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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$25,353 - $46,134  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 87
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Job Description for Physician Credentialer

A physician credentialer conducts research for hospitals to make sure physicians’ credentials are up-to-date, helps medical entities apply and renew credentials, and review applications for accuracy. Physician credentialers are also expected to follow applications through the process to make sure they have been approved, and do what must be done to correct them if they aren't.

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Physician Credentialer Tasks

  • Correspond with medical staff to obtain information or inform them of credentialing status or changes.
  • Maintain records of applications and verification letters.
  • Release information to persons and agencies according to regulations.
  • Evaluate information on applications to verify completeness and accuracy.

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Experience Affects Physician Credentialer Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 11%

National Average
$36,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 22%
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