Average Performance Improvement Specialist Salary

$68,135
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,992
Bonus
$2,023
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Performance Improvement Specialist is $68,135.
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$47k
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$68k
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$92k
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MEDIAN $68,135
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Salary
$47k - $92k
Bonus
$99 - $8k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $4k
Total Pay
$43k - $93k

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Job Description for Performance Improvement Specialist

Performance Improvement Specialist Tasks
  • 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).

Job Satisfaction for Performance Improvement Specialist

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Popular Employer Salaries for Performance Improvement Specialist

The top respondents for the job title Performance Improvement Specialist are from the companies Moda, Inc., Centene Corporation and WellStar Health System. Reported salaries are highest at WellStar Health System where the average pay is $65,000. Moda, Inc. pays the lowest at around $52,750.

Career Paths

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Performance Improvement Specialist
Performance Improvement Manager
Continuous Improvement Manager
Quality Manager
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Popular Skills for Performance Improvement Specialist

Skills in Process Improvement, Project Management, Lean Process Engineering and Six Sigma are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Analysis.

Pay by Experience Level for Performance Improvement Specialist

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 $54,354 based on 26 salaries. An early career Performance Improvement Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,531 based on 320 salaries. A mid-career Performance Improvement Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,121 based on 163 salaries. An experienced Performance Improvement Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,354 based on 102 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $77,092.
Employees with Performance Improvement Specialist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 13.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Minneapolis, Minnesota (9.4% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (8.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (23.2% less) and Portland, Oregon (19.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 649 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.0%
Early Career
49.3%
Mid Career
25.1%
Experienced
15.7%
Late Career
5.9%