Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Performance Improvement Specialist is $70,781
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Performance Improvement Specialists?
An entry-level Performance Improvement Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $54,094 based on 17 salaries. An early career Performance Improvement Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of …Read more
What Do Performance Improvement Specialists Do?
Performance improvement specialists are employed primarily in the health care field and work by improving patient care in a variety of ways. Some positions require applicants to have a bachelor's degree in health care administration, while others require a nursing degree to be able to audit patient charts and carry out detailed analyses regarding the administered care. Some employers may have lower requirements and ask only for a high school diploma.
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- Assess institution performance and volume load to target areas for improvement.
- Create and maintain process documentation and workshops.
- Oversee strategy implementation while fostering open communication channels at all levels of interaction.
- Create improvement strategies at various levels of impact (individual through industry scope).