$70,033
Avg. Salary
$32.80
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,503

Bonus

$1,011

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) is $32.80 per hour.

The average pay for a Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) is $70,033 per year.

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MEDIAN $70,033
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$0$90K
Salary $55,070 - $88,512
Bonus $517 - $6,821
Profit Sharing $1,011
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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$53,659 - $90,704
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 653
Hourly Data $0$62
Hourly Rate $25.19 - $44.08
Overtime $35.39 - $62.13
Annual Data $0$90K
Bonus $517 - $6,821
Profit Sharing $1,011
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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$53,659 - $90,704
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 571

Job Description for Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR)

The primary responsibility of the utilization review nurse is to review medical records and prepare clinical appeals (when appropriate) on medical necessity, level of care, length of stay, and authorization denials for hospitalized patients. An understanding of the severity of an array illnesses, intensity of service, and care coordination needs are key, as the nurse must integrate clinical knowledge with billing knowledge to review, evaluate, and appeal clinical denials related to the care provided to the hospitalized patient. The utilization review nurse works with the multidisciplinary team to assess and improve the denial management, documentation, and appeals process of such findings.

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Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) Pay By Employer

$0$96K

$71,536

Anthem
12 profiles
$71,766

Aetna, Inc.
11 profiles
$73,341

Humana, Inc.
11 profiles
$67,262

$67,189

HCA, Inc.
5 profiles
$83,164

$74,160

Common Career Paths for Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR)


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Utilization Review Registered Nurses who go on to become Utilization Management Registered Nurses may see somewhat stagnant compensation. On average, an Utilization Management Registered Nurse, an upper-level role, pays $67K.

Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) Job Listings

Popular Skills for Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR)


Survey takers working as Utilization Review Registered Nurses report using a large range of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Emergency Room, Pediatrics, Medicine / Surgery, and Hospice are correlated to pay that is above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Home Health/Home Care, Labor & Delivery, Birthing, and Geriatrics. Those educated in Case Management tend to be well versed in Acute Care and Medicine / Surgery.

Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR)

Pay by Experience for a Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 175 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 157 salaries. An experienced Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 246 salaries. A Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 233 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

9%

6%

-9%

National Average: $69,798

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

Utilization Review Registered Nurses in search of above-average pay will head east: In particular, Utilization Review Registered Nurses in Washington, New York, and Philadelphia enjoy higher pay rates than the national average. Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Raleigh, 18 percent below the national average. On the whole, employers pay 7 percent below the median salary for those in this field in Columbus and Richmond.

Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR)?

Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) in Littleton:
"Teamwork."
Pros: My contributions are recognized
Cons: All of my coworkers work at home. I miss not meeting face to face occasionally

Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) in Portland:
"Care Coordinator."
Pros: Autonomy
Cons: Change comes very slowly

Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) in Oklahoma City:
"Underpaid."
Pros: Working from home
Cons: The pay

Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) in Van Buren:
"The pay is insufficaint."
Pros: The people
Cons: Behind the times

Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) in Portland:
Pros: The management.
Cons: Not being able to help everyone who needs it.

Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) in Columbia:
Psychiatric nurse pay scale tops out when reach $34.00.

Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) in Castro Valley:
"RN."
Pros: The company people are friendly work in a team environment.
Cons: Not sure if going to get permanent position.

Related Job Salaries

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR)

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 157 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
37%

Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) Salaries

▲2%

National Average
$70,000

▼3%

▼7%

▼10%

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN), Utilization Review (UR) Salaries


National Average
$70,000

Pediatrics
▼1%

Utilization Review (UR)
▼3%

Case Management
▼3%

Medicine / Surgery
▼3%

Hospice
▼3%

▼4%


▼5%

▼8%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
▼10%

Home Health/Home Care
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 157 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
37%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 16%