A Healthcare Administrator earns an average salary of $63,373 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Program Management, Strategic Planning, registered nurse, People Management, and Budget Management. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$38,863 - $100,428
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$63K
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MEDIAN: $63,373
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$12.19 - $32.01
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MEDIAN: $17.94
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$38,863 - $100,428  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,417  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $10,090  
Total Pay (?
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$31,585 - $99,009  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 841
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$12.19 - $32.01  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.32  
Overtime
$9.29 - $40.85  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,417  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $10,090  
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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$31,585 - $99,009  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 288

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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

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

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Key Stats for Healthcare Administrator

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 72 votes.
043
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Healthcare Administrator Salaries




National Average
$58,000


Skills That Affect Healthcare Administrator Salaries

Program Management
up arrow 47%

Strategic Planning
up arrow 41%

registered nurse
up arrow 36%

People Management
up arrow 26%




Billing
up arrow 7%

Project Management
0%

National Average
$58,000

Data Analysis
up arrow 1%

Medical Coding
up arrow 3%

Administration
up arrow 8%

Customer Service
up arrow 23%

Team Leadership
up arrow 30%

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 32%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 72 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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