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Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Management (UM) Salary

Utilization Management Registered Nurses in the United States tend to be well-versed in their field, and just below two-thirds have more than 10 years of experience. Average salary is expected to be around $67K annually, but may range from $51K to $88K per year. Overall cash earnings of Utilization Management Registered Nurses stretch from $51K near the bottom to $88K at the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $5K each from bonuses and profit sharing. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Job satisfaction for Utilization Management Registered Nurses is high. A strong majority enjoy medical while more than half get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$51,584 - $86,566
(Median)
$52K
$67K
$87K
MEDIAN: $66,666
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50%
90%

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$24.18 - $41.31
(Median)
$24
$31
$41
MEDIAN: $30
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$51,584 - $86,566  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,120  
Profit Sharing
$102.13 - $5,081  
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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$51,310 - $87,843  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 492
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$24.18 - $41.31  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $62.79  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,120  
   
Profit Sharing
$102.13 - $5,081  
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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$51,310 - $87,843  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 311

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Job Description for Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Management (UM)

Registered nurses (RN) in utilization management (UM) review and optimize aspects of the medical services. This consists of utilization management, as well as assessing customer needs. Along with this process, these registered nurses must be able to implement planned concepts and solutions into real-world practice, and then gather feedback and reports on their performance. Many of the positions do not involve strict supervision, but others do involve active work with positions such as the compliance liaison and case manager nurse.

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Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Management (UM) Tasks

  • Observe nurses and visit patients to ensure proper nursing care.
  • Interview or correspond with physicians to correct errors or omissions and to investigate questionable claims.
  • Consult and coordinate with health care team members to assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care plans.

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Popular Skills for Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Management (UM)


Survey results show that Utilization Management Registered Nurses use a fair number of skills. Most notably, skills in Intensive Care Unit, Case Management, Emergency Room, and Medicine / Surgery are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Hospice and Pediatrics. For most people, competency in Acute Care indicates knowledge of Medicine / Surgery.

Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Management (UM)

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


More years of relevant experience do not necessarily translate to higher paychecks. Individuals who have worked for fewer than five years bring in approximately $63K on average. Those in the five-to-10 year range can expect an average that is only a touch bigger at $64K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $67K in this role. Veterans who have worked for more than two decades do tend to make the most in the end; the median pay for this group is $71K.

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Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Management (UM) Salaries



National Average
$67,000



Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Management (UM) Salaries


Case Management
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Medicine / Surgery
0%

Emergency Room (ER)
0%

National Average
$67,000

Acute Care
up arrow 2%

Psychiatric
up arrow 2%

Geriatrics
up arrow 3%

Pediatrics
up arrow 5%

Hospice
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 132 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 17%