The average salary for a Behavioral Health Director is $73,070 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Operations Management and Program Management.
Behavioral Health Director Total Pay (?
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$44,162 - $111,962
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110K
MEDIAN: $73,070
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Behavioral Health Director Total Pay (?
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$12.40 - $49.13
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MEDIAN: $30
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$44,162 - $111,962  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,609  
Total Pay (?
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$43,477 - $112,912  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 261
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$12.40 - $49.13  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,609  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$43,477 - $112,912  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 261
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Job Description for Behavioral Health Director
  • Oversee staff operations.
  • Monitor and revise policies and budgets.
  • Adhere to local, state and federal guidelines and regulations.
  • Plan, organize, implement and evaluate treatment programs.
Pay by Experience Level for Behavioral Health Director
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
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Experience Affects Behavioral Health Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 13%
Experienced
up arrow 5%
National Average
$73,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 4%
Entry-Level
up arrow 21%

Skills That Affect Behavioral Health Director Salaries

Operations Management
up arrow 34%
Program Management
up arrow 10%
Clinical Supervision
up arrow 3%
National Average
$73,000
Counseling
up arrow 13%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 68 votes.
Gender
Female
73%
female alumni
 
Male
27%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
31%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 8%
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