Utilization Management (UM) Specialist Salary

Women account for the majority of Utilization Management Specialists in the United States. The entire group has an average salary of $17.45 per hour. Job satisfaction is considered about average by most people in this profession. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$34,507 - $70,742
(Median)
$35K
$46K
$71K
MEDIAN: $46,045
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50%
90%

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$13.68 - $24.43
(Median)
$14
$17
$24
MEDIAN: $17.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$34,507 - $70,742  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,957  
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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$29,887 - $63,938  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 37
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.68 - $24.43  
   
Overtime
$20.86 - $36.30  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,957  
   
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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$29,887 - $63,938  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 73
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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 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$40,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
medical benefits
Vision: 80%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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