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Nursing Home Admissions Director Salary

The average Nursing Home Admissions Director in the United States earns approximately $49K annually. The vast majority (85 percent) of Nursing Home Admissions Directors who took the survey are female. Most Nursing Home Admissions Directors like their work and job satisfaction is high. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, nearly one-fifth are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a strong majority and dental insurance is reported by the greater part. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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$34,727 - $64,576
(Median)
$35K
$49K
$65K
MEDIAN: $49,053
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90%

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$14.25 - $25.83
(Median)
$14
$19
$26
MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary 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$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$34,727 - $64,576  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,109  
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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$32,630 - $65,154  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 304
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$14.25 - $25.83  
   
Overtime
$15.27 - $34.19  
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$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,109  
   
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).
)
$32,630 - $65,154  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 89

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Job Description for Nursing Home Admissions Director

Nursing home admissions directors are in charge of the admission process at their nursing home. They are responsible for providing support for admission requests, and one of their main responsibilities includes informing prospective nursing home residents of their responsibilities, rights, and benefits. They also provide information on financial issues, contract procedures, facilities, and existing programs. They present organizational offerings to individuals or groups of people to help increase admissions, follow strict privacy procedures in all tasks, and explain confidentiality agreements. Additionally, they collect data, analyze admission forms, and help with tour tasks. Nursing home admissions directors may help create new admission materials for marketing, prepare training activities, and make presentations during training. They conduct extensive background checks for possible residents and their read medical charts. They work government agencies to negotiate support plans and coverage, as well as oversee budget preparation and annual sales and marketing strategies. They participate in meetings to suggest changes in strategies related to admissions and recruitment.

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Nursing Home Admissions 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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Survey results show that Nursing Home Admissions Directors typically report just a few professional skills. Marketing Management and Marketing Communications are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. Many workers who know Marketing Communications also know Marketing Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Nursing Home Admissions Director

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


More years of relevant experience do not necessarily translate to higher paychecks. Salaries of relatively inexperienced workers fall in the neighborhood of $45K, but folks who have racked up five to 10 years see a notably higher median of $49K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $52K. Nursing Home Admissions Directors who surpass 20 years on the job report pay that isn't as high as one would expect; the median compensation for this crowd sits around $53K.

Nursing Home Admissions Director Reviews

What is it like working as a Nursing Home Admissions Director?

Nursing Home Admissions Director in Louisville:
"Nursing Home Admissions Director."
Pros: Interacting with patients and their families. Really feeling like I am helping people and making a difference in their lives.
Cons: It can be very stressful and is very competitive.

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Nursing Home Admissions Director in Long Island:
"Do Not Spend Too Much Time At One Agency."
Keep your eye out for more opportunities outside you agency and if they do not offer pay increases, move on.

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Experience Affects Nursing Home Admissions Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 12%

Experienced
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$48,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect Nursing Home Admissions Director Salaries

Marketing Management
up arrow 2%

Marketing Communications
0%

National Average
$48,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 65 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 20%
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