Resident Care Directors in the United States pull down an average of $56K per year. Career length and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. While some workers in this profession — about a fourth — do not have any health coverage, a fair number do receive medical benefits and a majority have dental insurance. The majority of Resident Care Directors claim high levels of job satisfaction. The vast majority (88 percent) of Resident Care Directors who took the survey are female. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
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$39,356 - $81,560
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$56K
$82K
MEDIAN: $56,005
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$12.28 - $31.72
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$39,356 - $81,560  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,000  
Profit Sharing
$983  
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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$31,771 - $79,156  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 131
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.28 - $31.72  
   
Overtime
$23.63  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$983  
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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$31,771 - $79,156  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 42

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Job Description for Resident Care Director

Resident care directors are in charge of overseeing residents and staff at a patient facility. Many directors are there to help patients who need care, as well as help employees with day to day tasks with patients.

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Resident Care Director Tasks

  • Oversee staff operations, business planning and budget development.
  • Ensure services are in compliance with boarding home regulations, state and federal regulatory requirements.
  • Act as liaison for conflict resolution between staff, patients, family members and physicians.
  • Directs the staff in quality and caring support of elderly patients.
  • Plan and direct the assisted living program.

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Pay by Experience Level for Resident Care Director

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


Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $53K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $56K. Resident Care Directors who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $57K. Respondents who boast more than two decades on the job don't boast commensurate pay, unfortunately; these veterans see average earnings of only $55K.

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Key Stats for Resident Care Director

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
032
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Resident Care Director Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 6%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Late-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$54,000

Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Resident Care Director Salaries

Assisted Living
up arrow 11%

Operations Management
up arrow 8%

People Management
up arrow 7%

Elder Care
up arrow 2%

National Average
$54,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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