Direct Care Program Coordinator Salary

It's impossible to make it big as a Direct Care Program Coordinators in the United States; the average employee scrapes together only around $38K annually. Job satisfaction for Direct Care Program Coordinators is high. While just under a third report receiving no health benefits, more than half do receive medical coverage, and the greater part have dental, as well. Direct Care Program Coordinators who responded to the questionnaire are largely women, dominating at 82 percent. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$28,097 - $70,327

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$10.34 - $31.56

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$28,097 - $70,327  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,654  
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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$25,423 - $68,838  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 121
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.34 - $31.56  
   
Overtime
$16.35 - $29.97  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,654  
   
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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$25,423 - $68,838  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 83
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Job Description for Direct Care Program Coordinator

A direct care program coordinator manages health treatment programs for patients who require direct daily care or living assistance. Direct care program coordinators work with hospitals, hospices, nursing homes, and inpatient psychiatric facilities to develop and run a care program for patients in need. Direct care program coordinators for smaller care programs usually work hands-on with patients, performing nursing tasks such as administering medication and taking biometrics.

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Direct Care Program Coordinator Tasks

  • Assist in hiring, training and reviewing performance of nursing and clinical aid staff.
  • Supervise home health aid staff and give clinical direction.
  • Maintain departmental day-to-day clinical activities, monitor and prioritize staff workflow and schedules of home visits.
  • Ensure adherence to departmental policies and procedures.
  • Ensure services are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.

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Pay by Experience Level for Direct Care Program Coordinator

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


Direct Care Program Coordinators with more experience do not necessarily bring home bigger paychecks. In fact, experience in this field tends to impact compensation minimally. The average beginner in this position makes around $32K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $35K. For Direct Care Program Coordinators, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $37K. In the end, the overall pattern seems to be that more experience generally corresponds to higher pay; a Direct Care Program Coordinator with more than 20 years of experience can earn $40K on average.

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Experience Affects Direct Care Program Coordinator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 15%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

National Average
$35,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 66% dental benefits Dental: 56%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 31%
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