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Patient Insurance Clerk Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$42,310 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Patient Insurance Clerk is $42,310 a year and $20 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Patient Insurance Clerk is between $31,851 and $50,963. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Patient Insurance Clerk. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Checks billing data from medical office or hospital records to ensure amounts and account numbers are accurate.
  • Prepares invoices, compiling itemized charges, and submits invoices for reimbursement.
  • Answers patient's questions regarding statements and insurance coverage.
Patient Insurance Clerk Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Billing and Posting Clerks

Job family population: 476,010

Estimated population of Patient Insurance Clerk jobs: 4,389

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Patient Insurance Clerk Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Apr 24
Chicago, IL, USA
Compass Group
Life Insurance for Associates and Eligible Dependents * Short Term Disability (STD) and Long Term ... Under the direction of the Clinical Nutrition Manager, responsible for patient contact, nutrition ...
Accounts Receivable Clerk
Apr 5
Chicago, IL, USA
POSITION SUMMARY The Accounts receivables clerk is responsible for supporting the overall ... Post insurance payments, patient payments and adjustments when appropriate * Successfully resolve ...
Billing Clerk
Feb 22
Berwyn, IL, USA
Rosin Eyecare
The Billing Clerk will be responsible for working directly with the insurance companies to manage ... Process monthly patient statements. * Post insurance payments as necessary. * Follow-up with payers ...
Medical Data Entry Clerk (Entry Level)
Apr 30
Arlington Heights, IL, USA
SNAP Diagnostics
Company benefits include medical and dental insurance, paid vacation and 401K. Location : Wheeling, IL Responsibilities for this position include: * Data entry (patient-related information
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