$68,561
Avg. Salary
$30.06
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Utilization Review Nurse is $30.06 per hour.

The average pay for a Utilization Review Nurse is $68,561 per year.

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$21.85
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MEDIAN $68,561
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$0$82K
Salary $51,860 - $82,218
Bonus $975 - $5,135
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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$48,479 - $82,703
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 315
Hourly Data $0$58
Hourly Rate $21.85 - $39.43
Overtime $28.41 - $58.46
Annual Data $0$82K
Bonus $975 - $5,135
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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$48,479 - $82,703
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 237

Job Description

In the complex world of modern healthcare and the companies which manage patients' services, a utilization review nurse plays an important role. Hospitals and insurance providers employ these nurses to help determine if treatments which are underway or sought for authorization fall within the coverage parameters of a patient's insurance. Utilization review is one of the main ways health care providers and insurance companies control costs for the patients they serve.

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$0$80K

Aetna, Inc.
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Humana, Inc.
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$68,197

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Pay by Experience Level

Pay by Experience for a Utilization Review Nurse has a positive trend. An entry-level Utilization Review Nurse with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 122 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Utilization Review Nurse with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 82 salaries. An experienced Utilization Review Nurse which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 78 salaries. A Utilization Review Nurse 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 38 salaries.

Q: What is it like working as an Utilization Review Nurse?

Utilization Review Nurse in Edgewood:
"I WISHED I WAS WORKING FOR THE GOVERNMENT."
GET A GOVERNMENT JOB.

Utilization Review Nurse in Anchorage:
Pursue additional education and experience in chronic disease management as well as managed care and care coordination. Possess a strong knowledge and understanding of ICD-9/CPT coding as well as understanding of both Milliman care guidelines and InterQual. If you were told that you chart narratively by nature as supposed to charting by exception than you should give UM/UR and Case Management a try!

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How Experience Affects Salaries

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How Skills Affect Salaries


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Job Satisfaction

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based on 61 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 14%