Release of Information Specialist Salary
A Release of Information Specialist earns an average wage of $13.57 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
|Salary||$23,672 - $45,615|
|Total Pay (||$23,657 - $37,714|
|Hourly Rate||$11.30 - $17.28|
|Overtime||$16.90 - $25.08|
|Total Pay (||$23,657 - $37,714|
Job Description for Release of Information Specialist
Release of information specialists are tasked with providing different types of information to the appropriate parties for their organizations, including facilitating data while following specific guidelines and regulations to protect clients' confidentiality. They are also responsible for providing excellent customer service when clients approach with queries in-person, over the phone, or through digital means, and should work well in a team setting as well as on their own with minimal supervision.Read More...
Release of information specialists must be proficient with data entry software to log information regarding request-interactions and send documents, images, and other records as requested. Interpersonal and computer skills are important to work well with others and operate office equipment such as faxes and copiers, and they also use a personal computer to access database information, send emails, and respond to release of information requests.
These specialists should have thorough knowledge of word processors, database queries, and spreadsheet programs, and must be organized and pay close attention to detail when redacting and reading information reports. They typically work in an office environment during regular business hours and may report their progress to a supervisor within the department, and should also be familiar with copy service, requesting records from other locations, and keeping accurate records for future use.
A high school diploma is generally required for this position, and prior experience in the field is highly beneficial. Industry certifications are also helpful.
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Pay by Experience Level for Release of Information Specialist
Pay by Experience for a Release of Information Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Release of Information Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 155 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Release of Information Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 67 salaries. An experienced Release of Information Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 31 salaries. A Release of Information Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 8 salaries.
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