$36,639
Avg. Salary
$15.02
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$594

Bonus

$400

Profit Sharing

$13,500

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Referral Coordinator is $15.02 per hour.

The average pay for a Referral Coordinator is $36,639 per year.

10%
$11.86
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$15.02
50%
$19.35
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MEDIAN $15.02
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$26k
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$37k
50%
$55k
90%
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MEDIAN $36,639
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MEDIAN: $36,639
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$0$54K
Salary $25,597 - $54,712
Bonus $196 - $1,993
Profit Sharing $400
Commission $13,500
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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$24,792 - $42,031
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 113
Hourly Data $0$28
Hourly Rate $11.86 - $19.35
Overtime $17.13 - $28.38
Annual Data $0$42K
Bonus $196 - $1,993
Commission $13,500
Profit Sharing $400
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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$24,792 - $42,031
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,174

Job Description for Referral Coordinator

A referral coordinator works in the medical field, at medical institutions such as private practices and hospitals. The position generally requires at least an associate’s degree, and it often requires experience in the health care field. The referral coordinator oversees patient billing and should have experience with billing and be comfortable using medical coding. Some positions also require the referral coordinator to be a certified medical reimbursement specialist.

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Referral Coordinator Job Listings

Popular Skills for Referral Coordinator


Survey results suggest that Referral Coordinators use a fairly large toolkit of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Electronic Medical Records, Referrals, Medical Coding, and Medical Terminology are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 17 percent and 20 percent. Most people skilled in Customer Service are similarly competent in Scheduling.

Pay by Experience Level for Referral Coordinator

Pay by Experience for a Referral Coordinator has a positive trend. An entry-level Referral Coordinator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 355 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Referral Coordinator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $32,000 based on 193 salaries. An experienced Referral Coordinator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 151 salaries. A Referral Coordinator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 33 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

14%

7%

-7%

-8%

National Average: $31,747

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

With a pay rate for Referral Coordinators that is 27 percent greater than the national average, Portland offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Referral Coordinators will also find cushy salaries in Seattle (+22 percent), San Diego (+17 percent), Atlanta (+9 percent), and Puyallup (+4 percent). In Yakima, salaries are 19 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Houston and Indianapolis (7 percent lower and 6 percent lower, respectively).

Referral Coordinator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Referral Coordinator?

Referral Coordinator in San Antonio:
"Challenging."
Pros: People
Cons: communication

Referral Coordinator in Dunellen:
"Suburban NJ."
Pros: Its easily accessible.
Cons: Traffic

Referral Coordinator in Deerfield Beach:
"I enjoy working witheveryone there. No pressure ."
Pros: I enjoy working and helping patients get appointments and referral for patient and make sure they are please with my service.
Cons: The only bad thing it is a little far.

Referral Coordinator in La Quinta:
"Stressful."
Pros: Submit auths.
Cons: Deal with grumpy patients.

Referral Coordinator in Wilmington:
Pros: Day to day contact with patients along with my team.
Cons: Pay scale.

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Key Stats for Referral Coordinator

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 243 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Referral Coordinator Salaries

▲13%

▲10%

▲2%

National Average
$32,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Referral Coordinator Salaries

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▲17%

Referrals
▲15%

Medical Coding
▲14%


National Average
$32,000

Insurance
▼2%


▼4%


referral coordinator
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 243 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 23%