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Treatment Coordinator, Dental Salary

Treatment Coordinator, Dentals in the United States are largely women. The group as a whole has a nationwide average of $17.32 per hour for pay. Residence and years of experience each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. In this profession, slightly less than one-half enjoy medical and dental coverage, and nearly one-sixth have vision insurance, as well. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.
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$27,924 - $51,705
(Median)
$28K
$39K
$52K
MEDIAN: $39,323
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$13.12 - $23.29
(Median)
$13
$17
$23
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$27,924 - $51,705  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,523  
Commission
$2,280 - $10,000  
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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$27,679 - $51,008  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 66
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.12 - $23.29  
   
Overtime
$12.98 - $36.81  
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$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,523  
   
Commission
$2,280 - $10,000  
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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$27,679 - $51,008  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 436

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Job Description for Treatment Coordinator, Dental

Dental treatment coordinators explain treatment options to patients and help determine these clients' best option. They use everyday language to explain why treatment is necessary and what specific options would entail. Once a treatment is chose by the patient, dental treatment coordinators lay out potential payment plans and explain the next steps in treatment. Dental coordinators also help determine ways to improve office efficiency and workflow, presenting these ideas to supervisors and helping to carry them out. Day-to-day responsibilities as a dental treatment coordinator include outlining dental options for clients, interacting regularly with the dentist, providing payment plans for patients, and answering phone calls or emails from patients that have any questions about treatments. Dental treatment coordinators typically work full in a dental office.

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Treatment Coordinator, Dental Tasks

  • Educate patient on individual treatment plan for given diagnosis.
  • Discuss payment plans, pre-estimates and patient follow-up.
  • Conduct dental patient relations.
  • Implement financial policies.

Common Career Paths for Treatment Coordinator, Dental


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It doesn't happen often, but some Treatment Coordinator, Dentals do move on to become Dental Office Managers. The average pay for that role is slightly higher at $45K per year. A more likely transition for Treatment Coordinator, Dentals is Treatment Coordinator or Office Manager, Dental Office.

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Popular Skills for Treatment Coordinator, Dental


Treatment Coordinator, Dentals report using a wide range of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Sales, Insurance, Scheduling, and Customer Service are correlated to pay that is above average. For most people, competency in Insurance indicates knowledge of Sales.

Pay by Experience Level for Treatment Coordinator, Dental

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


For Treatment Coordinator, Dentals, experience does not seem to be a major factor in determining pay. The average beginner in this position makes around $33K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $37K. Treatment Coordinator, Dentals bring in $41K after working for 10 to 20 years. Individuals who report more than two decades of experience seem to make only slightly more than folks in the 10-to-20 year range; the more senior group sees median earnings in the comparatively modest ballpark of $43K.

Pay Difference by Location


Surpassing the national average by 45 percent, Treatment Coordinator, Dentals in San Jose receive some of the highest pay in the country. Treatment Coordinator, Dentals will also find cushy salaries in Philadelphia (+12 percent), Atlanta (+10 percent), San Diego (+7 percent), and Las Vegas (+4 percent). Riverside is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 11 percent. Below-median salaries also turn up in Houston and Denver (9 percent lower and 2 percent lower, respectively).

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Experience Affects Treatment Coordinator, Dental Salaries




National Average
$37,000


Skills That Affect Treatment Coordinator, Dental Salaries

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Insurance
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Scheduling
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National Average
$37,000

Customer Service
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Billing
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 84 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 47% dental benefits Dental: 48%
vision benefits Vision: 16% employee benefits None: 32%
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