Referral Coordinator Salary

The average wage for a Referral Coordinator is $14.75 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Electronic Medical Records (EMR), Referrals, and Medical Coding. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
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$24,524 - $55,369
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$55K
MEDIAN: $36,294
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$11.59 - $18.85
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$0$55K
Salary $24,524 - $55,369
Bonus $201.34 - $2,061
Total Pay (?
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$24,245 - $40,961
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 58
Hourly Data $0$27
Hourly Rate $11.59 - $18.85
Overtime $15.86 - $27.66
Annual Data $0$40K
Bonus $201.34 - $2,061
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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$24,245 - $40,961
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 634

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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 Tasks

  • Schedule and confirm patient diagnostic appointments, surgeries and medical consultations.
  • Maintain referral records and report on data.
  • Performs patient referrals and authorizations by completing and submitting documents and discussing with providers, insurance carriers and patients.
  • Ensure that follow-up referral appointments and reports were kept and received.
  • Prepare medical records prior to patient visit.

Referral Coordinator Job Listings

Popular Skills for Referral Coordinator

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

National Average: $30,964

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

Referral Coordinator Reviews

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

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
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 122 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Referral Coordinator Salaries

▲16%

▲13%

▲5%

National Average
$31,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Referral Coordinator Salaries

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
▲20%

Referrals
▲18%

Medical Coding
▲17%


Insurance
▲1%

National Average
$31,000


▼2%


referral coordinator
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 122 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 23%
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