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Utilization Review Specialist Salary

The average salary for a Utilization Review Specialist is $47,549 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. A skill in Psychiatric is associated with high pay for this job.

$31,567 - $72,764
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$32K
$48K
$73K
MEDIAN: $47,549
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$12.74 - $26.33
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$31,567 - $72,764  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,466  
Total Pay (?
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$28,896 - $69,154  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 78
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$12.74 - $26.33  
   
Overtime
$20.87 - $49.19  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,466  
   
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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$28,896 - $69,154  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 67

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Job Description for Utilization Review Specialist

  • 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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Pay by Experience Level for Utilization Review Specialist

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

Utilization Review Specialist Reviews

What is it like working as an Utilization Review Specialist?

Utilization Review Specialist in Tampa:
"Requires extreme focus, self motivation and organization."
Pros: I like my office, my flexible schedule and my supervisor.
Cons: The pay and the IT department has minimal knowledge and problem solving skill.

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Experience Affects Utilization Review Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 35%

Experienced
up arrow 19%

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

National Average
$43,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect Utilization Review Specialist Salaries

Psychiatric
up arrow 14%

Utilization Review (UR)
up arrow 7%

National Average
$43,000

Case Management
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 9%