Behavioral Health Director Salary

The average salary for a Behavioral Health Director is $80,848 per year. A skill in Operations Management is associated with high pay for this job.
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$52,671 - $126,910
$53K
$82K
$130K
MEDIAN: $82,092
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50%
90%

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$14.74 - $50.97
$15
$42
$51
MEDIAN: $41.53
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$0$126K
Salary $52,671 - $126,910
Bonus $443.85 - $10,384
Profit Sharing $274.50
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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$50,905 - $125,302
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 255
Hourly Data $0$50
Hourly Rate $14.74 - $50.97
Overtime $50.50
Annual Data $0$125K
Bonus $443.85 - $10,384
Profit Sharing $274.50
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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$50,905 - $125,302
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 19

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Job Description for Behavioral Health Director

Most of the time, behavioral health directors work at a health care facility. They usually must have a graduate degree in health, behavioral health, business administration, or a similar field. If applicable, they must have appropriate licenses in behavioral health.

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Behavioral Health Director Tasks

  • Adhere to local, state and federal guidelines and regulations
  • Plan, organize, implement and evaluate treatment programs
  • Monitor and revise policies and budgets
  • Oversee staff operations

Behavioral Health Director Job Listings

Popular Skills for Behavioral Health Director

Pay by Experience Level for Behavioral Health Director

Pay by Experience for a Behavioral Health Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Behavioral Health Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 51 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Behavioral Health Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $78,000 based on 91 salaries. An experienced Behavioral Health Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 100 salaries. A Behavioral Health Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $94,000 based on 77 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $82,979

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

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Key Stats for Behavioral Health Director

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
31%
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Experience Affects Behavioral Health Director Salaries

▲14%

▲6%

National Average
$83,000

▼6%

▼27%

Skills That Affect Behavioral Health Director Salaries

Operations Management
▲18%



National Average
$83,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 8%
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