$38,401
Avg. Salary
$17.16
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$988

Bonus

$1,800

Profit Sharing

$2,200

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Dental Insurance Coordinator is $17.16 per hour.

The average pay for a Dental Insurance Coordinator is $38,401 per year.

10%
$12.94
10%
$17.16
50%
$23.55
90%
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MEDIAN $17.16
10%
$24k
10%
$38k
50%
$56k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $38,401
$23,834 - $55,522
$24K
$38K
$56K
MEDIAN: $38,401
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$12.94 - $23.55
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MEDIAN: $17.16
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$0$55K
Salary $23,834 - $55,522
Bonus $201 - $3,041
Profit Sharing $515 - $4,363
Commission $2,200
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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$27,073 - $50,065
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 78
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $12.94 - $23.55
Overtime $17.87 - $36.51
Annual Data $0$50K
Bonus $201 - $3,041
Commission $2,200
Profit Sharing $515 - $4,363
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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$27,073 - $50,065
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,052

Job Description

Positions as a dental insurance coordinator are commonly found within health care companies such as health care centers. The job usually has limited educational requirements, with many requiring a high school diploma or equivalent. Work history requirements usually involve several years of work in an office environment and some experience with customer service. In some cases, positions may also ask for experience in specific fields such as dentistry offices or other practices.

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Popular Employer Salaries

$0$48K

Family Dental
10 profiles
$31,200

Common Career Paths


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Dental Insurance Coordinators who move on to become Dental Office Managers may enjoy significant pay raises, as Dental Office Managers get paid an average of $45K per year.

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Popular Skills


Survey results imply that Dental Insurance Coordinators put a diverse skill set to use. Most notably, skills in bill collections, Billing, Collections, and Insurance are correlated to pay that is above average. Dental assistant and Customer Service, on the other hand, are typically associated with much lower pay. Those educated in Billing tend to be well versed in Collections.

Pay by Experience Level

Pay by Experience for a Dental Insurance Coordinator has a positive trend. An entry-level Dental Insurance Coordinator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 204 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Dental Insurance Coordinator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 163 salaries. An experienced Dental Insurance Coordinator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 142 salaries. A Dental Insurance Coordinator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 104 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $36,286

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Dental Insurance Coordinators, busy San Jose offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 27 percent above the national average. Falling short of the national average by 18 percent, the area with the worst salaries is San Antonio. Employers in Denver and Raleigh also lean toward paying below-median salaries (6 percent lower and 5 percent lower, respectively).

Job Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Dental Insurance Coordinator?

Dental Insurance Coordinator in Staten Island:
"Hectic."
Pros: Close to home
Cons: The people

Dental Insurance Coordinator in Bowie:
"Nice."
Pros: Close to home.
Cons: Means demanding people.

Dental Insurance Coordinator in Grand Prairie:
"I love it here."
Pros: I work in south Grand Prairie. My particular area is wonderful. The patients are kind and good people. I definitely feel a sense of community here where a lot of people know a lot of people. There are lots of places to eat nearby with a lot of variety. And the drive is great going west on I20 in the morning and east in the evening.
Cons: I particularly don't have much to complain about the area but I've not experienced Grand Prairie outside of my little bubble.

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Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 223 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
19%

How Experience Affects Salaries

▲17%

▲10%

National Average
$36,000

▼1%

▼15%

How Skills Affect Salaries


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▼0%

National Average
$36,000

Insurance
▼1%

Scheduling
▼2%

Customer Service
▼4%

Dental assistant
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 223 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
no benefits
None: 51%