Utilization Review Nurse Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Utilization Review Nurse is $60,862 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
Utilization Review Nurse Total Pay (?
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$46,961 - $74,770
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75K
MEDIAN: $60,862
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Utilization Review Nurse Total Pay (?
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$19.79 - $33.83
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MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$46,961 - $74,770  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,058  
Total Pay (?
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$43,882 - $73,156  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 187
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$19.79 - $33.83  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $53.86  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,058  
   
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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$43,882 - $73,156  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 187
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Job Description for Utilization Review Nurse
  • 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.
  • Analyze information gathered by investigation, and report findings and recommendations.
  • Modify patient treatment plans as indicated by patients' responses or case history.

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Utilization Review Nurse in Anchorage:
Pursue additional education and experience in chronic disease management as well as managed care and care coordination. Possess a strong knowledge and understanding of ICD-9/CPT coding as well as understanding of both Milliman care guidelines and InterQual. If you were told that you chart narratively by nature as supposed to charting by exception than you should give UM/UR and Case Management a try!
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Experience Affects Utilization Review Nurse Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 8%
National Average
$60,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Skills That Affect Utilization Review Nurse Salaries

Case Management
up arrow 2%
Geriatrics
up arrow 2%
Acute Care
0%
National Average
$60,000
Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 7%
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
95%
female alumni
 
Male
5%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
19%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 14%
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