Women account for the majority of Utilization Management Specialists in the United States. The entire group has an average salary of $18.23 per hour. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the larger part collect dental insurance. Most people in this profession are content with their work, and moderate levels of job satisfaction are reported. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$34,343 - $69,979
(Median)
$34K
$45K
$70K
MEDIAN: $45,092
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$14.57 - $23.68
(Median)
$15
$18
$24
MEDIAN: $18.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$34,343 - $69,979  
   
Bonus
$500  
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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$31,094 - $61,181  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 31
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$14.57 - $23.68  
   
Overtime
$21.87 - $34.78  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$500  
   
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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$31,094 - $61,181  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 44
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Job Description for Utilization Management (UM) Specialist

Utilization management (UM) specialists typically work in a hospital, clinic, or nursing home setting to ensure that all tasks and procedures are appropriate and necessary according to different health benefit plans.

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Utilization Management (UM) Specialist 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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Experience Affects Utilization Management (UM) Specialist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 7%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$42,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
medical benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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