Health Manager Salary

Health Managers in the United States take home approximately $59K annually on average. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. Female Health Managers far outnumber their male contemporaries among survey respondents. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$38,395 - $82,910
(Median)
$38K
$59K
$83K
MEDIAN: $59,138
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50%
90%

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$12.96 - $26.31
(Median)
$13
$18
$26
MEDIAN: $18.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$38,395 - $82,910  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,781  
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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$35,869 - $86,169  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 93
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.96 - $26.31  
   
Overtime
$21.50 - $32.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,781  
   
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).
)
$35,869 - $86,169  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 18
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Job Description for Health Manager

  • Formulate business strategies and coordinate day-to-day business.
  • Direct or conduct recruitment, hiring and training of personnel.
  • Manage patient information and databases, ensuring that they are accurate and available only to authorized personnel.
  • Plan, implement and administer programs and services in a health care facility or medical business.
  • Provide medical expertise in implementing reimbursement policies.

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Pay by Experience Level for Health Manager

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


For Health Managers, level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $48K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $60K on average — a distinctly larger sum. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $61K in this role. Veterans who have worked for more than two decades do tend to make the most in the end; the median pay for this group is $63K.

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Experience Affects Health Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 13%

Experienced
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$56,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 8%
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