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Hospice Administrator Salary

For Hospice Administrators, annual average wages total $75K per year. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. While slightly less than a fourth report receiving no health benefits, a fair number do receive medical coverage, and more than half have dental, as well. Female Hospice Administrators make up most of the survey respondents at 79 percent. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
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$52,908 - $98,163
(Median)
$53K
$75K
$98K
MEDIAN: $74,924
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90%

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$15.04 - $49.66
(Median)
$15
$34
$50
MEDIAN: $33.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$52,908 - $98,163  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,681  
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $10,500  
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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$51,637 - $101,659  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 171
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$15.04 - $49.66  
   
Overtime
$13.00 - $55.00  
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 - $14,681  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $10,500  
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).
)
$51,637 - $101,659  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Job Description for Hospice Administrator

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

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Hospice Administrators usually report a few specific skills. Operations Management and People Management are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. At the other end of the pay range are skills like People Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Hospice Administrator

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


Salaries of relatively inexperienced workers fall in the neighborhood of $71K, but folks who have racked up five to 10 years see a notably higher median of $83K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $77K in this role. Folks who have racked up more than 20 years in the field report incomes that aren't higher than less experienced individuals' earnings.

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Experience Affects Hospice Administrator Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Experienced
0%

Late-Career
0%

National Average
$77,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Hospice Administrator Salaries

Operations Management
0%

National Average
$77,000

People Management
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 22%