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Hospice Nursing Director Salary

Women account for the majority of Hospice Nursing Directors in the United States. The entire group has an average salary of $74K per year. Lower pay rates hover around $58K, and the higher rates verge on $94K per year. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and close to one-fourth lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a majority and dental coverage is claimed by the greater part. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$58,584 - $91,782
(Median)
$59K
$74K
$92K
MEDIAN: $74,454
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$25.65 - $42.57
(Median)
$26
$31
$43
MEDIAN: $31.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$58,584 - $91,782  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,183  
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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$58,186 - $93,580  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 125
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$25.65 - $42.57  
   
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$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,183  
   
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).
)
$58,186 - $93,580  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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Job Description for Hospice Nursing Director

  • Directs the clinical and administrative staff in providing hospice care.
  • Plan and direct the hospice program.
  • Develop and maintain record management systems to store and process patient data and statistical reports.
  • Oversee staff operations, business planning and budget development.
  • Ensure services are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.

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Pay by Experience Level for Hospice Nursing Director

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


Salaries for inexperienced workers average out to $74K, and those with five to 10 years' experience report a lower median of $72K. Hospice Nursing Directors claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $75K. Average wages for folks with more than 20 years of experience come out to around $77K.

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Experience Affects Hospice Nursing Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 4%

Experienced
up arrow 1%

National Average
$74,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 1%

Mid-Career
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 70% dental benefits Dental: 56%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 25%
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