How much does a Referral Specialist make in Rhode Island? The average Referral Specialist salary in Rhode Island is $41,888 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $38,680 and $46,651. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

How Office Workers Prevent Coronavirus while Dining

25% $38,680 10% $35,759 90% $50,988 75% $46,651 $41,888 50%(Median)
Change Search Criteria

Job Description for Referral Specialist

Referral Specialist ensures patients have been cleared for specialty service office visits. Resolves pre-certification, registration and case-related concerns prior to a patient's appointment. Being a Referral Specialist gathers pertinent information from insurance carriers, financial counselors, and other ancillary staff to make certain the patient's financial obligations for services provided. Provides support to clinical staff in order to facilitate the administrative components of clinical referrals for various services. Additionally, Referral Specialist acts as a liaison between hospitals, physicians, health plans, vendors, and patients, or other referral sources. Verifies insurance coverage and obtains authorizations if needed from insurance coverage. Enters referrals and documents communications, actions, and other data in an information system. Requires an associate degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Referral Specialist gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be a Referral Specialist typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

See user submitted job responsibilities for Referral Specialist.

Job Openings for Referral Specialist in Rhode Island

Select a city to view specific salary and bonus information for Referral Specialist

Loading results...
Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Coventry, RI Avg. Salary $42,007 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Cumberland, RI Avg. Salary $42,087 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location East Providence, RI Avg. Salary $42,087 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Narragansett, RI Avg. Salary $42,066 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Tiverton, RI Avg. Salary $41,848 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Westerly, RI Avg. Salary $42,458 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Woonsocket, RI Avg. Salary $42,047 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Adamsville, RI Avg. Salary $41,835 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Albion, RI Avg. Salary $42,087 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Ashaway, RI Avg. Salary $42,464 Date Updated July 27, 2020

Career Path for Referral Specialist

Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst