"patients," "customer service," and "data entry" aren't the only skills we found front office coordinators list on their resumes. In fact, there's a whole list of front office coordinator responsibilities that we found, including:
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Before becoming a front office coordinator, 37.8% earned their bachelor's degree. When it comes down to graduating with a master's degree, 3.1% front office coordinators went for the extra education. If you're wanting to pursue this career, it may be possible to be successful with a high school degree. In fact, some front office coordinators have a college degree. But about one out of every four front office coordinators didn't attend college at all.
Those front office coordinators who do attend college, typically earn either a business degree or a health care administration degree. Less commonly earned degrees for front office coordinators include a psychology degree or a medical assisting services degree.
Once you're ready to become a front office coordinator, you should explore the companies that typically hire front office coordinators. According to front office coordinator resumes that we searched through, front office coordinators are hired the most by Healogics, University of Maryland Medical System, and Alliance Physical Therapy Partners. Currently, Healogics has 97 front office coordinator job openings, while there are 14 at University of Maryland Medical System and 13 at Alliance Physical Therapy Partners.
But if you're interested in companies where you might earn a high salary, front office coordinators tend to earn the biggest salaries at University of California, Berkeley, Hyatt Hotels, and Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital. Take University of California, Berkeley for example. The median front office coordinator salary is $47,487. At Hyatt Hotels, front office coordinators earn an average of $38,191, while the average at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital is $37,559. You should take into consideration how difficult it might be to secure a job with one of these companies.
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We also looked into companies who hire front office coordinators from the top 100 educational institutions in the U.S. The top three companies that hire the most from these institutions include Express Employment Professionals International HQ, Johns Hopkins University, and Concentra.