$35,407
Avg. Salary
$16.60
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Eligibility Interviewer, Government Programs is $16.60 per hour.

The average pay for an Eligibility Interviewer, Government Programs is $35,407 per year.

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$12.23
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$16.60
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$26.62
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MEDIAN $16.60
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$28k
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MEDIAN $35,407
$27,855 - $49,908
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$0$51K
Salary $27,855 - $49,908
Bonus $2,400
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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$26,613 - $51,060
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 62
Hourly Data $0$30
Hourly Rate $12.23 - $26.62
Overtime $28.89
Annual Data $0$51K
Bonus $2,400
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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$26,613 - $51,060
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 82

Job Description

  • Interview clients and determine benefits and assistance eligibility.
  • Interact with federal agencies and private institutions to determine services.
  • Facilitate appointments, referrals, hand-offs and translation assistance.
  • Provide resources and materials to clients, enabling them to apply and receive services.

Common Career Paths


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Government Programs Eligibility Interviewers who go on to become Eligibility Workers may see somewhat stagnant compensation. On average, an Eligibility Worker, an upper-level role, pays $35K.

Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level

Pay by Experience for an Eligibility Interviewer, Government Programs has a positive trend. An entry-level Eligibility Interviewer, Government Programs with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 49 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Eligibility Interviewer, Government Programs with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Eligibility Interviewer, Government Programs which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 17 salaries. An Eligibility Interviewer, Government Programs with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 7 salaries.

Job Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Eligibility Interviewer, Government Programs?

Eligibility Interviewer, Government Programs in Texarkana:
"It is fast paced and you must be careful not to make mistakes."
Pros: I love that I am directly helping people who really need it.it is very rewarding.
Cons: Communication throughout the whole clinic is lacking

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Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 31 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
6%

How Experience Affects Salaries

Late-Career
▲16%

Mid-Career
▲5%

Experienced
▲3%

National Average
$35,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 31 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 16%