Referral Specialist Salary (United States)

The average wage for a Referral Specialist is $14.04 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
Referral Specialist Total Pay (?
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$25,340 - $53,582
(Median)
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54K
MEDIAN: $33,152
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Referral Specialist Total Pay (?
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$10.31 - $17.62
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$25,340 - $53,582  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,490  
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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$23,006 - $40,866  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 185
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$10.31 - $17.62  
   
Overtime
$2.39 - $24.67  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,490  
   
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).
)
$23,006 - $40,866  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 185
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Job Description for Referral Specialist

  • Ensure that follow-up referral appointments and reports were kept and received.
  • Prepare medical records prior to patient visit.
  • Performs patient referrals and authorizations by completing and submitting documents and discussing with providers, insurance carriers and patients.
  • Schedule and confirm patient diagnostic appointments, surgeries and medical consultations.
  • Maintain referral records and report on data.

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Pay by Experience Level for Referral Specialist

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

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Experience Affects Referral Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%
Experienced
up arrow 7%
Mid-Career
up arrow 3%
National Average
$30,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect Referral Specialist Salaries

Medical Coding
up arrow 8%
Customer Service
up arrow 2%
Insurance
0%
National Average
$30,000
Scheduling
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
95%
female alumni
 
Male
5%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 61%
vision benefits Vision: 49% employee benefits None: 20%
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