Long Term Care Nursing Director Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Long Term Care Nursing Director is $74,571 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.
Long Term Care Nursing Director Total Pay (?
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$56,252 - $96,255
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MEDIAN: $74,571
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Long Term Care Nursing Director Total Pay (?
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$22.85 - $44.96
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MEDIAN: $30
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National Salary Data

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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$56,252 - $96,255  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,255  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $5,896  
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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$55,352 - $98,884  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 985
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$22.85 - $44.96  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $59.71  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,255  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $5,896  
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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$55,352 - $98,884  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 985
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Job Description for Long Term Care Nursing Director
Long term care nursing directors are generally employed by nursing homes and larger facilities, such as CCRCs (continuing care retirement communities). In many cases, the long term care nursing director is second-in-command to the facility administrator, and, as such, assumes all of the administrator's duties in the event of their absence. They also are responsible for interviewing potential new hires, conducting performance reviews for existing staff, and overseeing in-service training for the staff under their leadership. Staff development, goal-setting, and ensuring compliance with all state and local regulations also falls under their purview.
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Long Term Care Nursing Director Tasks
  • Maintain relationships with patients and families.
  • Oversee inventory, order processing and distribution of products and services.
  • Directs the clinical and administrative staff in quality and consistent patient care.
  • Oversee staff operations, business planning and budget development.
  • Ensure services are in compliance with professional boarding home standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.
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Pay Difference By Location
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Seattle
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Denver
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Knoxville
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Cleveland
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St. Louis
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$75,000
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Experience Affects Long Term Care Nursing Director Salaries

National Average
$75,000

Skills That Affect Long Term Care Nursing Director Salaries

Operations Management
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Geriatrics
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Long Term Care
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National Average
$75,000
Wound Care
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Gender
Female
94%
female alumni
 
Male
6%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
28%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 50% employee benefits None: 22%
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