The average hourly pay for a Credentialing Specialist with Credentialing skills is $17.91.
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Job Description for Credentialing Specialist
Credentialing specialists usually work in a medical facility, such as a hospital, clinic, or private practice, while some work at agencies which provide services to various medical providers. These specialists ensure that medical staff members' credentials and licenses are valid and up-to-date; when dates for renewal are approaching, the specialist should advise the medical staff as to what steps must be taken, and they may also be tasked with researching potential new employees to ensure that t…Read more
The top respondents for the job title Credentialing Specialist are from the companies Hopebridge, Anthem and UnitedHealth Group. Reported salaries are highest at Anthem where the average pay is $23.99. Hopebridge pays the lowest at around $16.14.
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Skills in Medical Credentialing and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, HIPAA Compliance and Office Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Credentialing Specialist
An entry-level Credentialing Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.73 based on 29 salaries. An early career Credentialing Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.20 based on 505 salaries. A mid-career Credentialing Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.13 based on 243 salaries. An experienced Credentialing Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.57 based on 188 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $19.
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Employees with Credentialing Specialist in their job title in Dallas, Texas earn an average of 17.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (10.8% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (10.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (15.5% less) and Indianapolis, Indiana (8.8% less).
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