Refractive Surgery Coordinator Salary

The average wage for a Refractive Surgery Coordinator is $18.63 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$30,521 - $45,495
$37K
MEDIAN: $37,086
50%

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$15.03 - $25.39
$15
$18
$25
MEDIAN: $17.80
10%
50%
90%

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$0$53K
Salary $37,086
Commission $3,500
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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$29,075 - $53,220
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8
Hourly Data $0$31
Hourly Rate $15.03 - $25.39
Overtime $31.00
Annual Data $0$53K
Commission $3,500
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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$29,075 - $53,220
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

Job Description for Refractive Surgery Coordinator

A refractive surgery coordinator works in the office of an ophthalmologist offering surgery such as LASIK to improve patients' vision so that the need for glasses or contact lenses is minimized or eliminated. The coordinator may have specific sales goals, with commission potentially given based on the coordinator’s success. The refractive surgery coordinator follows up with leads and addresses any patient concerns, as well as performs front desk duties such as greeting customers, answering phone calls and scheduling appointments. The coordinator may also help people to obtain financing for the surgery or gain insurance authorization. Communication with various insurance companies may be performed by the coordinator.

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Refractive Surgery Coordinator Tasks

  • Interview patients to complete documents, case histories, intake and insurance forms.
  • Schedule, confirm and maintain patient laser surgeries appointments.
  • Handles administration duties of office; ensure payment for services by verifying benefits with insurance provider and financing options.
  • Explain objectives and procedures to patients or forward questions to ophthalmologist if needed.

Refractive Surgery Coordinator Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Refractive Surgery Coordinator

Pay by Experience for a Refractive Surgery Coordinator has a positive trend. An entry-level Refractive Surgery Coordinator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 14 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Refractive Surgery Coordinator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Refractive Surgery Coordinator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 8 salaries. A Refractive Surgery Coordinator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 9 salaries.

Key Stats for Refractive Surgery Coordinator

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Refractive Surgery Coordinator Salaries

Experienced
▲28%

Late-Career
▲16%

Mid-Career
▲9%

National Average
$38,000

Entry-Level
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
no benefits
None: 25%