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Nursing Home Manager Salary

The average salary for a Nursing Home Manager is $59,938 per year.
$29,799 - $84,430
MEDIAN: $59,937

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$29,799 - $84,430  
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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).
$29,863 - $78,324  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 20
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Job Description for Nursing Home Manager

Nursing home managers oversee the day-to-day operations of homes for the elderly. Mainly, they are responsible for the administration of the caregivers they employ and organization the home's activities, as well as meeting with family members who are interested in admitting a parent or other relative to the facility. They also maintain relationships with their residents' families and may occasionally schedule appointments to inform them of their loved one's progress.


Nursing Home Manager Tasks

  • Monitor budget and utilize operational resources, participate in facility and program development.
  • Supervise staff to ensure quality and consistent care to residents.
  • Oversee day-to-day operational and nursing home activities.
  • Manage the selection, training and development of staff.
  • Ensure nursing home facility is in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.

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Experience Affects Nursing Home Manager Salaries

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National Average

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.


93 %
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Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 74% dental benefits Dental: 65%
vision benefits Vision: 52% employee benefits None: 22%