Entry-Level Patient Registrar Salary

Earnings for Entry-Level Patient Registrars come in at around $12.95 per hour on average. Close to one-fourth of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, a fair number report medical coverage and the larger part claim dental coverage as well. Most Entry-Level Patient Registrars like their work and job satisfaction is high. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.
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$19,853 - $40,201
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MEDIAN: $29,511
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$10.31 - $16.55
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$0$40K
Salary $19,853 - $40,201
Bonus $1.20 - $2,909
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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$21,414 - $35,298
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 41
Hourly Data $0$26
Hourly Rate $10.31 - $16.55
Overtime $9.12 - $26.31
Annual Data $0$35K
Bonus $1.20 - $2,909
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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$21,414 - $35,298
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 486

Patient Registrar Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $27,469

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

For Entry-Level Patient Registrars, working in the bustling city of Philadelphia has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Entry-Level Patient Registrars will also find cushy salaries in Chicago (+14 percent) and Indianapolis (+6 percent). Trailing the national average by 11 percent, San Antonio is the market with the smallest paychecks. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Nashville (6 percent lower) and Tampa (4 percent lower).

Patient Registrar Advice

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

Patient Registrar in Lincoln:
"Open 24/7."
Remember that a hospital is open 24 hours a day 7 days a week. You must work as a team, with a team.

Patient Registrar in Aurora:
"Things to know."
-working in a hospital, you should expect to be flexible with scheduling. -customer service is HUGE in this role. -depending on your location, it can be a bit stressful depending on volumes or what shift you work (3rd shift ER is busy and you work alone)

Patient Registrar in Covington:
"No opportunity for advancement!"
Always ask questions.pay close attention to detail!

Key Stats for Patient Registrar

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 77 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
12%

Skills That Affect Patient Registrar Salaries

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▲21%

Medical Terminology
▲1%

Insurance
▼0%

Data Entry
▼0%

National Average
$27,000

Scheduling
▼2%

Customer Service
▼3%

Typing
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 77 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 24%