Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Patient Access Specialist make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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$39,167 / yrTotal Pay
$37,138 / yrBase Pay
$2,029 / yrAdditional Pay

$39,167

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The estimated total pay for a Patient Access Specialist is $39,167 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $37,138 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $2,029 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Patient Account Representative

$40,554 /yr
Patient Account Representative
$45,028 /yr
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Top Paying Companies

For a Patient Access Specialist in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Patient Access Specialist in United States. Employers include AstraZeneca, AmerisourceBergen and Main Line Health.

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AstraZeneca
$55,899/yr

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Top Paying Industries

For a Patient Access Specialist in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Patient Access Specialist in United States are Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology with a median total pay of $51,568, Information Technology with a median total pay of $41,684, Healthcare with a median total pay of $40,296, Education with a median total pay of $39,600, and Nonprofit & NGO with a median total pay of $39,377.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Pharmaceutical & BiotechnologyPharmaceutical & Biotechnology$51,568

    21% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$41,684

    3% Higher than other industries

  • HealthcareHealthcare$40,296

    0% Lower than other industries

  • EducationEducation$39,600

    2% Lower than other industries

  • Nonprofit & NGONonprofit & NGO$39,377

    3% Lower than other industries

Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology

Top paying companies in Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology for Patient Access Specialist are AstraZeneca and AmerisourceBergen.

AstraZenecaAstraZeneca$55,899/yr

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What is the pay outlook for Finance & Accounting?

Jobs in finance and accounting are expected to see continued demand, with employment growth linked to the health of the broader economy. These jobs will continue to offer above average pay but usually require higher education or certification to enter the field. While automation will replace many common tasks, it is not expected to reduce the need for these employees; it will instead allow them to focus on core soft skills like advising clients and analyzing trends.

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Date or Time

Patient Relations Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$18

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Patient Financial Counselor

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$49,674

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Patient Access Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$17

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Patient Access Representative

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$19

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Patient Access Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$15

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Patient Access Representative

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$17

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Patient Access

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$21

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Patient Access Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$13

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Patient Account Representative

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$16

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday

Patient Access Specialist pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Patient Access Specialist is $37,138 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Patient Access Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1287 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Patient Access Specialist employees.

The highest salary for a Patient Access Specialist in United States is $47,924 per year.

The lowest salary for a Patient Access Specialist in United States is $28,780 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Patient Access Specialist or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Patient Access Specialist.