HIPAA Privacy Officer Salary

The average HIPAA Privacy Officer in the United States can expect to rake in roughly $52K per year. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female HIPAA Privacy Officers making up 77 percent. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
Read More
$41,757 - $90,792
$42K
$53K
$91K
MEDIAN: $52,946
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$11.33 - $25.08
$11
$17
$25
MEDIAN: $17.02
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$0$90K
Salary $41,757 - $90,792
Bonus $4,000
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).
)
$30,680 - $85,720
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 46
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $11.33 - $25.08
Overtime $23.25
Annual Data $0$85K
Bonus $4,000
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).
)
$30,680 - $85,720
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

Job Description for HIPAA Privacy Officer

HIPAA privacy officers are responsible for ensuring that everyone’s personal and medical information remains confidential in hospital and medical office settings. These officers enforce all office and hospital policy rules when it comes to the information inputted by patients and staff alike into the many databases and files throughout the facility.

Read More...

HIPAA Privacy Officer Tasks

  • Design, develop and execute plans for monitoring and ensuring security and privacy of data.
  • Handle requests for protected information, complaints and tips about breaches.
  • Investigate breaches and potential data loss, evaluating solutions and recommending disciplinary actions.
  • Lead organizational groups, including legal and IT teams, in confirming compliance.
  • Identify, communicate and audit compliance risks and concerns, including remediation strategies.

HIPAA Privacy Officer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for HIPAA Privacy Officer

Pay by Experience for a HIPAA Privacy Officer has a positive trend. An entry-level HIPAA Privacy Officer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 55 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A HIPAA Privacy Officer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 24 salaries. An experienced HIPAA Privacy Officer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 18 salaries. A HIPAA Privacy Officer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 10 salaries.

HIPAA Privacy Officer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a HIPAA Privacy Officer?

HIPAA Privacy Officer in Torrance:
"Very difficult."
Pros: Work flexibility, management, office conditions.
Cons: Trying to keep up with current regulations and reading legalese.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for HIPAA Privacy Officer

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects HIPAA Privacy Officer Salaries

Late-Career
▲101%

Experienced
▲56%

Mid-Career
▲27%

National Average
$49,000

Entry-Level
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 11%