Utilization Review Nurse Salary

The average salary for a Utilization Review Nurse is $66,539 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$50,091 - $83,911
$50K
$67K
$84K
MEDIAN: $66,515
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50%
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$20.64 - $38.66
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MEDIAN: $28.47
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$0$83K
Salary $50,091 - $83,911
Bonus $900 - $5,000
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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$47,593 - $82,985
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 168
Hourly Data $0$252
Hourly Rate $20.64 - $38.66
Overtime $27.81 - $252.68
Annual Data $0$82K
Bonus $900 - $5,000
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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$47,593 - $82,985
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 109

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Job Description for Utilization Review Nurse

In the complex world of modern healthcare and the companies which manage patients' services, a utilization review nurse plays an important role. Hospitals and insurance providers employ these nurses to help determine if treatments which are underway or sought for authorization fall within the coverage parameters of a patient's insurance. Utilization review is one of the main ways health care providers and insurance companies control costs for the patients they serve.

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Utilization Review Nurse Tasks

  • Analyze information gathered by investigation, and report findings and recommendations.
  • Modify patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses or case history.
  • Audit and analyze patient records to ensure quality patient care and appropriateness of services.
  • Interview or correspond with physicians to correct errors or omissions and to investigate questionable claims.

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Pay by Experience Level for Utilization Review Nurse

Pay by Experience for a Utilization Review Nurse has a positive trend. An entry-level Utilization Review Nurse with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 122 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Utilization Review Nurse with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 82 salaries. An experienced Utilization Review Nurse which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 78 salaries. A Utilization Review Nurse with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 38 salaries.

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Key Stats for Utilization Review Nurse

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Utilization Review Nurse Salaries

▲10%

▲3%

▲2%

National Average
$65,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Utilization Review Nurse Salaries

Utilization Management (UM)
▲3%


▲1%


National Average
$65,000


Geriatrics
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 11%
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