Verification Specialist

Verification Specialist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$29,000
$20,000
Min 10%
$29,000
Median 50%
$42,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Providence Health & Services
Highest Paying City
San Ramon, CA
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
1.4 years
How much does a verification specialist make?
The national average salary for a Verification Specialist in the U.S. is $29,228 annually or $14.05 hourly. The top 10 percent make over $42,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $20,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Verification Specialists are in Health Care companies and Professional companies. Some of the states with the best Verification Specialist salaries are New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Delaware, and California. The typical employment in the position spans 1.4 years.

Average Verification Specialist Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Verification Specialist in the USA is $29,228 annually or $14.05 hourly. Verification Specialists make the most in San Ramon, CA at about $39,246 per year. Even as an entry-level Verification Specialist, you will make $25,000 per year in San Ramon, CA. The highest earning states when it comes to Verification Specialist salaries are New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Delaware, and California. Idaho, Alabama, Wyoming, Illinois, and Iowa are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
1
San Ramon, CA
San Ramon, CA
$39,246
$39,246
2
2
Boston, MA
Boston, MA
$37,102
$37,102
3
3
Charleston, WV
Charleston, WV
$34,077
$34,077
4
4
Norfolk, VA
Norfolk, VA
$33,286
$33,286
5
5
Cincinnati, OH
Cincinnati, OH
$33,163
$33,163

Map of Verification Specialist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Verification Specialists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Verification Specialist Salary By Company

Verification Specialists report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Verification Specialists are Health Care companies and Professional companies. Providence Health & Services and Anthem are the best paying companies for Verification Specialists. Also, companies like AmerisourceBergen and Rooms To Go pay their Verification Specialists very well.

Average Verification Specialist Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Verification Specialist works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Health Care companies, Finance companies, and Transportation companies tend to have the highest salaries for Verification Specialists. Salaries for Verification Specialists in Health Care companies average $34,500 annually, while Finance companies and Transportation companies pay $25,603 and $25,596, respectively. At $24,977, the average salary for Verification Specialists in the Technology industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
1
Health Care
Health Care
$34,500
$34,500
2
2
Finance
Finance
$25,603
$25,603
3
3
Transportation
Transportation
$25,596
$25,596
4
4
Professional
Professional
$25,489
$25,489
5
5
Technology
Technology
$24,977
$24,977

Verification Specialist Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

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Recently Added Verification Specialist Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Robert Half
Background Check Verification Specialist
03/04/2020
$37,566
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02/27/2020
$25,766
Foot Locker
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02/23/2020
$24,522
Sportsengine
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02/14/2020
$25,044
Sportsengine
Verifications Specialist
02/14/2020
$25,044
Verifications Specialist
02/12/2020
$31,305
Randstad
Vendor Verification Specialist
02/11/2020
$31,305
Foot Locker
Verification Specialist
01/24/2020
$24,522
Robert Half
Verification Specialist
01/23/2020
$31,305
Randstad
Verification Specialist
01/21/2020
$26,088
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