The average salary for a Clinical Manager in Australia is AU$90,083.
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Job Description for Clinical Manager
A clinical manager is a specialized manager who works in a clinic or medical office that provides primary and ongoing care. In a smaller organization, they are given authority by the doctors in the practice to manage the day-to-day treatment strategies that have been prescribed, and they are expected to ensure that all facets of care and scheduling are administered in an organized, effective manner. Clinical managers may also be employed in larger healthcare facilities as departmental managers. …Read more
Clinical Manager Tasks
- Supervise staff and give direction on quality and consistent patient care.
- Manage the selection, training, and development of staff.
- Monitor budget and utilize operational resources, and participate in care plan development.
- Oversee day-to-day operational activities.
- Ensure services are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.
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Popular Skills for Clinical Manager
Skills in Clinical Supervision, People Management, Operations Management and Case Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Leadership.
Pay by Experience Level for Clinical Manager
An early career Clinical Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$89,130 based on 22 salaries. A mid-career Clinical Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$97,436 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Clinical Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$100,478 based on 15 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$87,584.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Clinical Manager in their job title in Melbourne, Victoria earn an average of 12.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Brisbane, Queensland (1.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Sydney, New South Wales (4.6% less).
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