Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Patient Advocate make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$40,774 / yrTotal Pay
$38,611 / yrBase Pay
$2,164 / yrAdditional Pay

$40,774

 / yr
$28K$59K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Patient Advocate is $40,774 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $38,611 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 $2,164 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

$40,568 /yr
Patient Account Representative
$45,039 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Patient Advocate

Some related job titles are Patient Care Advocate Salaries with median pay of $38,448, Patient/Client Advocate Salaries with median pay of $51,842, Patient Liaison Salaries with median pay of $43,272, Patient Access Representative Salaries with median pay of $37,427.

Top Paying Companies

For a Patient Advocate in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Patient Advocate in United States. Employers include Myriad Genetics, US Department of Veterans Affairs and iRhythm Technologies.

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Myriad Genetics
$64,196/yr

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Conifer Health Solutions
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 / hr

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$45,264

 / yr

$23

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$43,760

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Top Paying Industries

For a Patient Advocate in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Patient Advocate in United States are Government & Public Administration with a median total pay of $59,261, Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology with a median total pay of $53,425, Information Technology with a median total pay of $52,558, Insurance with a median total pay of $46,864, and Healthcare with a median total pay of $42,987.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Government & Public AdministrationGovernment & Public Administration$59,261

    27% Higher than other industries

  • Pharmaceutical & BiotechnologyPharmaceutical & Biotechnology$53,425

    19% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$52,558

    17% Higher than other industries

  • InsuranceInsurance$46,864

    7% Higher than other industries

  • HealthcareHealthcare$42,987

    1% Lower than other industries

Government & Public Administration

The top paying company in Government & Public Administration for Patient Advocate is US Department of Veterans Affairs.

US Department of Veterans AffairsUS Department of Veterans Affairs$59,261/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

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.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date or Time

Patient Access Representative

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$16

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Patient Representative

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$16

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Patient Access Representative

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$15

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Patient Registration Representative

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$17

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Patient Access Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$16

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Patient Representative

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$32,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Patient Access Representative

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$23

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Patient Access Representative

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$18

/hr

Submitted Yesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Patient Representative

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$45,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Patient Advocate pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Patient Advocate is $38,611 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Patient Advocate salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1308 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Patient Advocate employees.

The highest salary for a Patient Advocate in United States is $55,155 per year.

The lowest salary for a Patient Advocate in United States is $27,029 per year.

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