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Healthcare Administrator Salary

A Healthcare Administrator earns an average salary of $65,434 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Operations Management and Budget Management. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$38,312 - $106,019
(Median)
$38K
$65K
$110K
MEDIAN: $65,434
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90%

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$12.01 - $32.38
(Median)
$12
$18
$32
MEDIAN: $18.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$38,312 - $106,019  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,618  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $11,234  
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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$32,524 - $105,611  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 799
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$12.01 - $32.38  
   
Overtime
$9.97 - $46.80  
National Annualized 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$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,618  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $11,234  
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).
)
$32,524 - $105,611  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 189

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Job Description for Healthcare Administrator

The specific duties of a healthcare administrator depend largely on the type of facility by which they are employed; a wide range of institutions employ these professionals, including, hospitals, nursing homes, correctional facilities, primary-care medical practices, and others. However, this is almost always an upper-management position, responsible for leading a relatively large staff of nurses and nursing assistants.

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Healthcare Administrator Tasks

  • Market and conduct market analysis to understand growth and revenue drivers and motivations.
  • Manage all financial operations, such as daily and annual reporting.
  • Lead clinical and business professionals, and liaise to explain needs, improve clinical quality, and increase growth.
  • Oversee staffing including hiring, training, evaluation, and reviews.

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Pay by Experience Level for Healthcare Administrator

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

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Experience Affects Healthcare Administrator Salaries




National Average
$61,000


Skills That Affect Healthcare Administrator Salaries




National Average
$61,000

People Management
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Customer Service
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 157 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 14%
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