Behavioral Health Director Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Behavioral Health Director is $73,428 per year. A skill in Operations Management is associated with high pay for this job.
Behavioral Health Director Total Pay (?
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$44,777 - $108,663
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MEDIAN: $73,428
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Behavioral Health Director Total Pay (?
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$12.29 - $49.46
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MEDIAN: $29.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$44,777 - $108,663  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,161  
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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$43,880 - $113,226  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 264
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$12.29 - $49.46  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,161  
   
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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$43,880 - $113,226  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 264
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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.

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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 11%
Experienced
up arrow 4%
National Average
$73,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 3%
Entry-Level
up arrow 20%

Skills That Affect Behavioral Health Director Salaries

Operations Management
up arrow 34%
Program Management
up arrow 3%
National Average
$73,000
Clinical Supervision
up arrow 1%
Counseling
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
76%
female alumni
 
Male
24%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 7%
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