How much does a Collections Specialist - Healthcare make in the United States? The average Collections Specialist - Healthcare salary in the United States is $46,112 as of June 27, 2024, but the range typically falls between $41,396 and $51,735. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Collections Specialist - Healthcare Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Collections Specialist - Healthcare Salary $37,102 US June 27, 2024
25th Percentile Collections Specialist - Healthcare Salary $41,396 US June 27, 2024
50th Percentile Collections Specialist - Healthcare Salary $46,112 US June 27, 2024
75th Percentile Collections Specialist - Healthcare Salary $51,735 US June 27, 2024
90th Percentile Collections Specialist - Healthcare Salary $56,855 US June 27, 2024
25% $41,396 10% $37,102 90% $56,855 75% $51,735 $46,112 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Customer Service: Customer service is the provision of service to customers before, during and after a purchase. The perception of success of such interactions is dependent on employees "who can adjust themselves to the personality of the guest". Customer service concerns the priority an organization assigns to customer service relative to components such as product innovation and pricing. In this sense, an organization that values good customer service may spend more money in training employees than the average organization or may proactively interview customers for feedback. From the point of view of an overall sales process engineering effort, customer service plays an important role in an organization's ability to generate income and revenue. From that perspective, customer service should be included as part of an overall approach to systematic improvement. One good customer service experience can change the entire perception a customer holds towards the organization.

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Credit Card: A credit card is a type of credit facility, provided by banks that allow customers to borrow funds within a pre-approved credit limit.

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Futures: Futures are derivative financial contracts obligating the buyer to purchase an asset or the seller to sell an asset at a predetermined future date and set price.

Customer Service 16.75%
Credit Card 2.46%
Futures 1.17%
Others 79.62%
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Job Description for Collections Specialist - Healthcare

Collections Specialist - Healthcare is responsible for requesting payment and collecting overdue balances from patients. Contacts patients by phone or mail to request payment and to review their account details. Being a Collections Specialist - Healthcare responds to patient questions and sets up alternative pay plans if necessary. Maintains patient account records and resolves third party payer issues. Additionally, Collections Specialist - Healthcare typically requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Collections Specialist - Healthcare works under moderate supervision. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be a Collections Specialist - Healthcare typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Career Path for Collections Specialist - Healthcare

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For Collections Specialist - Healthcare, the upper level is Collections Representative III and then progresses to Collections Supervisor.

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Collections Specialist - Healthcare salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Collections Specialist - Healthcare, the highest Collections Specialist - Healthcare salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Collections Specialist - Healthcare salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Collections Specialist - Healthcare salary is in Miami, FL, where the Collections Specialist - Healthcare salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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