Quality Assurance (QA) Coordinator (RN) Salary (United States)

A little more than half of Quality Assurance Coordinators in the United States have been in the field for more than 10 years. Pay can fall anywhere from $44,745 to $89,914 per year, but standard earnings come to around $61,270 annually. Some workers in this field—about one-fourth—are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by most and dental plans are enjoyed by a majority. Most Quality Assurance Coordinators like their work and job satisfaction is high. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
Quality Assurance (QA) Coordinator (RN) Salary (?
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$45,214 - $89,995
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MEDIAN: $61,280
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Quality Assurance (QA) Coordinator (RN) Salary (?
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$19.63 - $41.14
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MEDIAN: $28.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$45,214 - $89,995  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,047  
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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$44,745 - $89,914  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 127
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$19.63 - $41.14  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $46.60  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,047  
   
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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$44,745 - $89,914  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 91
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Job Description for Quality Assurance (QA) Coordinator (RN)

  • Assist with inquiries by outside agencies during audits or reviews.
  • Assist in the development of processes and procedures to ensure quality patient services and compliance of professional standards.
  • Consult and coordinate with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans.
  • Analyze and monitor performance data to determine trends to reduce costs and improve patient services.

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Popular Skills for Quality Assurance (QA) Coordinator (RN)

Professional skills reported by Quality Assurance Coordinators are few in number. Medicine / Surgery and Case Management are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay by 8 percent and 7 percent respectively. Most people skilled in Case Management are similarly competent in Geriatrics. Most people experienced in Medicine / Surgery also know Acute Care and Geriatrics.

Pay by Experience Level for Quality Assurance (QA) Coordinator (RN)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Though Quality Assurance Coordinators can expect regular salary growth as they advance in their careers, experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase. Salaries start at $55K, which grows to $63K after five to 10 years. Compensation is $65K after 10 to 20 years. After two decades on the job, Quality Assurance Coordinators see salary growth dwindle, averaging $66K. Quality Assurance Coordinators with one to 10 years in the field are most commonly found while those with more than 20 years of experience are harder to spot. The rarest group is those with 10 to 20 years of experience.

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Experience Affects Quality Assurance (QA) Coordinator (RN) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 7%
Mid-Career
up arrow 3%
National Average
$61,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Skills That Affect Quality Assurance (QA) Coordinator (RN) Salaries

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 8%
Case Management
up arrow 7%
Geriatrics
up arrow 2%
Acute Care
up arrow 1%
National Average
$61,000

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 50 votes.

Gender

Female
89%
female alumni
 
Male
11%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 72% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 24%
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