Average Late-Career Authorization Specialist Hourly Pay in Phoenix, Arizona

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The average hourly pay for a Late-Career Authorization Specialist in Phoenix, Arizona is $17.00.
MEDIAN $17.00
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Hourly Rate
$14 - $20
Total Pay
$29,365 - $41,264

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Job Description for Authorization Specialist

Authorization Specialist Tasks
  • Interview and assist patients with authorization documents, as appropriate.
  • Maintain appropriate logs or reports according to professional, state and federal requirements.
  • Monitor and track patient authorizations, informing supervisor of any expired dates.
  • Ensure payment for services by verifying benefits with insurance provider.
  • Obtain, review and input insurance authorization and referrals prior to patient services.

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Authorization Specialist
Authorization Coordinator
Administrative Assistant
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Years of Experience

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