Business Office Manager, Nursing Home Salary

Most Nursing Home Business Office Managers in the United States are women. The median pay for people in this role is approximately $46K annually. Compensation ranges from $30K on the lower end to $63K per year on the higher end. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Nursing Home Business Office Managers. Health benefits are not claimed by all — close to one-fourth lack any form of coverage — but a strong majority have medical insurance, and more than half have dental, too. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$33,956 - $66,488
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$34K
$46K
$66K
MEDIAN: $46,190
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$13.01 - $24.33
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$33,956 - $66,488  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,872  
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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$29,687 - $62,952  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 184
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$13.01 - $24.33  
   
Hourly Tips
$4.38  
Overtime
$14.50 - $32.40  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,872  
   
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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$29,687 - $62,952  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 170
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Job Description for Business Office Manager, Nursing Home

While elder care facilities deserve credit and respect for the services they offer, many of these facilities are either for-profit, or non-profit while needing to be run on a break-even basis. To manage these affairs, a nursing home of any size will typically employ a business office manager. This person is responsible for ensuring that the facility's bills are paid and remittances and other payments are received, as well as for the creation and ongoing management of the budget to ensure the home's financial health.

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Business Office Manager, Nursing Home Tasks

  • Analyze accounts and accounts receivable, including supervising resident trust funds.
  • Manage employees from training to counseling, including discussing benefit programs and how to handle confidential data.
  • Ensure proper billing and tracking of operating costs through management of office staff and policies.

Common Career Paths for Business Office Manager, Nursing Home


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Nursing Home Business Office Managers who transition into an upper level Business Office Manager position will not necessarily make much more than they do in their current role. The average Business Office Manager makes $42K a year.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Business Office Manager, Nursing Home


The smallest paychecks can be found at Brookdale Senior Living Inc. — the median salary there is $33K; however, employees are subject to a wide range in pay, with salaries varying between $27K and $50K.

Popular Skills for Business Office Manager, Nursing Home


Survey results suggest that Nursing Home Business Office Managers put a wide range of professional skills to use. Most notably, skills in Medicaid & Medicare Billing, Accounting, Collections, and Accounts Receivable are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 6 percent and 8 percent. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Accounts Payable and Payroll Administration. Those educated in Accounts Receivable tend to be well versed in Accounts Payable and Accounting.

Pay by Experience Level for Business Office Manager, Nursing Home

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Nursing Home Business Office Managers do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $38K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $42K. Nursing Home Business Office Managers claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $46K. Nursing Home Business Office Managers who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $48K on average.

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Experience Affects Business Office Manager, Nursing Home Salaries




National Average
$41,000


Skills That Affect Business Office Manager, Nursing Home Salaries




Accounts Receivable
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$41,000

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 56 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
medical benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 27%
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