Directors of Environmental Services in the United States tend to be well-versed in their field, and just under three-fifths have more than 10 years of experience. Average salary is expected to be around $67K annually, but may range from $37K to $103K per year. Total incomes of Directors of Environmental Services incorporate potential for, in rare cases, more than $10K from bonuses; these performance components cause packages to range between $37K and $103K. Compensation for this group is mainly affected by the specific employer, but tenure and geography are influential factors as well. For the most part, Directors of Environmental Services enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Health benefits are not claimed by all — nearly one-fifth lack any form of coverage — but a strong majority have medical insurance, and the larger part have dental, too. Male Directors of Environmental Services are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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$12.94 - $37.71
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$40,268 - $105,491  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,262  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $39,453  
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$36,742 - $102,909  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 327
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Hourly Rate
$12.94 - $37.71  
   
Overtime
$3.70 - $40.11  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,262  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $39,453  
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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$36,742 - $102,909  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 68
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Job Description for Director of Environmental Services

The director of environmental services holds a management position that primarily exists in the healthcare industry, such as in medical centers, hospitals, and clinics. These professionals are responsible for taking care of the housekeeping department's needs, which includes making sure that cleanliness is maintained, implementing new methods to improve efficiency, and responding to patient concerns. Additionally, they conduct reviews of the facility and ensure that all proper steps have been taken to ensure a clean and safe working environment. The director of environmental services works with a team of employees, who they direct, motivate, and train to provide proper maintenance of the building. They are also responsible for figuring out scheduling and providing support to other departments as needed.

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Director of Environmental Services Tasks

  • Ensure compliance with appropriate infection prevention, safety, OSHA, Joint Commission and regulatory standards.
  • Monitor operations continually and complete quality assessments and necessary action plans to provide optimal environmental services.
  • Provide overall direction and manage performance for all managers, supervisors, and front-line employees.
  • Deliver strong operational performance by executing against industry and regulatory agency standards and programs.
  • Develops operational component forecasts and is able to explain variances.

Common Career Paths for Director of Environmental Services


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Directors of Environmental Services who take on a higher-level position such as Environmental Services Director may get paid a little bit less in that new role, as Environmental Services Directors on average bring home $50K.

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Those at Crothall Health Care can expect to make the most, with the company offering a median salary of $76K.

Pay by Experience Level for Director of Environmental Services

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


Directors of Environmental Services who reported more years of relevant experience also reported higher earnings. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $49K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $60K. On average, Directors of Environmental Services make $65K following one to two decades on the job. Seasoned veterans with 20 years under their belts enjoy a median income of $75K.

Director of Environmental Services Advice

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Director of Environmental Services in Pearsall:
"Team Work And Being Positive With All People In Customer Service."
My advice is you have to give responsibilities to your staff and you have to treat them with respect and let them know that they are doing a good job.

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Experience Affects Director of Environmental Services Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

National Average
$62,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Director of Environmental Services Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 34%

Budget Management
up arrow 4%

Operations Management
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National Average
$62,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
medical benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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