Entry-Level Health Unit Coordinator Salary

Pay for Entry-Level Health Unit Coordinators sits in the ballpark of $13.86 per hour. The vast majority of Entry-Level Health Unit Coordinators (90 percent) who participated in the survey are women. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. A fair number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a majority collect dental insurance. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$22,468 - $51,387
$22K
$31K
$51K
MEDIAN: $30,820
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$10.79 - $17.74
$11
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MEDIAN: $13.95
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$0$51K
Salary $22,468 - $51,387
Bonus $350.00
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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$22,708 - $38,401
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 32
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $10.79 - $17.74
Hourly Tips $0.01
Overtime $5.00 - $25.50
Annual Data $0$38K
Bonus $350.00
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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$22,708 - $38,401
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 450

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Health Unit Coordinator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $29,518

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

Entry-Level Health Unit Coordinators will find that Houston offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 39 percent. Entry-Level Health Unit Coordinators will also find cushy salaries in Minneapolis (+22 percent) and Las Vegas (+14 percent). The lowest-paying market is Charleston, which sits 22 percent below the national average, proving that location is a significant contributor to overall pay. Employers pay around 19 percent less in Knoxville and 17 percent less in Orlando, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Health Unit Coordinator Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Health Unit Coordinator in Amarillo:
"Stressfulness of job."
Must be able to multi task very well, There is always a lot going on at once and you must keep up or something will get missed.

Health Unit Coordinator in Morristown:
"Become a life-time learner."
Take advantage of your employer's sponsored training, development and tuition reimbursement benefits to obtain more education, and add your to skill set.

Health Unit Coordinator in West Bend:
"How much work it really takes."
Breathe it will come with time. Its worth it.

Key Stats for Health Unit Coordinator

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 54 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
13%
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Skills That Affect Health Unit Coordinator Salaries


Medical Records
▼0%

Medical Terminology
▼0%

National Average
$30,000


Data Entry
▼1%

Transcription
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 54 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 18%
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