Claims Processing Clerk III - Healthcare Salary in the United States

How much does a Claims Processing Clerk III - Healthcare make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Claims Processing Clerk III - Healthcare in the United States is $23 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $21 and $26. Hourly rate 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Receives and inputs new healthcare claims, processes payments, conducts billing research, and responds to telephone inquires. Evaluates claims and administers payment, denies, or returns claims according to policy provisions and organizational guidelines. Produces routine and ad hoc reports. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor. Works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may need 2 years experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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    Claims Processing Clerk II - Healthcare

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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    2 - 5 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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    Claims Processing Supervisor - Healthcare

    3 + years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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