Radiology Scheduler Salary
A Radiology Scheduler earns an average wage of $15.15 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
|Bonus||$50.34 - $4,768|
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|$24,647 - $43,157|
|Hourly Rate||$11.86 - $20.40|
|Overtime||$10.53 - $29.98|
|Bonus||$50.34 - $4,768|
|Total Pay (||$24,647 - $43,157|
Job Description for Radiology Scheduler
Radiology schedulers are administrative specialists who typically serve an office-based, non-clinical role within an organization and are tasked with memorizing patients' coding requirements to prepare them for a variety of procedures. Good computer skills and working knowledge of computer systems may be required for this position, and knowledge of a second language may be beneficial for communicating with some patients. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are also necessary.Read More...
Radiology schedulers should be able to think on their feet, problem-solve in real time, and remain calm under pressure or stress, and strong customer service skills are also beneficial. They must be prepared to take continuous phone calls in a high-volume setting and may be responsible for incoming and outgoing calls, taking messages, screening and re-routing calls, and follow-ups. Other duties include ensuring that patients' files are up-to-date, so organizational and time-management skills are also helpful for this position.
A bachelor's or master's degree in a relevant field is generally required for radiology schedulers, and they typically work in an office within a hospital or clinic. Co-workers may include office staff, doctors, and nurses, and they usually work during regular business hours. (Copyright 2017 PayScale.com)
Radiology Scheduler Tasks
- Set up and confirm appointments.
- Verify insurance and payment information.
- Ensure patient files are up to date, request missing information.
- Manage and update schedule.
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Pay by Experience Level for Radiology Scheduler
Pay by Experience for a Radiology Scheduler has a positive trend. An entry-level Radiology Scheduler with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 115 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Radiology Scheduler with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 71 salaries. An experienced Radiology Scheduler which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 68 salaries. A Radiology Scheduler with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 15 salaries.
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