$59,038
Avg. Salary
$20.53
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$2,397

Profit Sharing

$2,280

The average pay for a Health Care Administrator is $20.53 per hour.

The average pay for a Health Care Administrator is $59,038 per year.

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$41
90%
MEDIAN $21
$35k
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$99k
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MEDIAN $59,038
$34,519 - $98,870
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MEDIAN: $59,038
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$12.60 - $41.31
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$0$100K
Salary $34,519 - $98,870
Bonus $0.00 - $13,574
Profit Sharing $2,280
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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$30,974 - $100,129
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 268
Hourly Data $0$48
Hourly Rate $12.60 - $41.31
Overtime $0.21 - $48.94
Annual Data $0$100K
Bonus $0.00 - $13,574
Profit Sharing $2,280
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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$30,974 - $100,129
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 88

Job Description for Health Care Administrator

The work of health care administrators is crucial to the futures of the facilities they manage, as well as the health care system overall. Today, an estimated 300,000 people serve in health administration; they are the heads of hospitals, nursing homes, physical group practices, and home heath agencies. Managing so many specialized groups within a hospital can be a daunting task, and as such diplomacy and strong social skills are keys to success in this field. Health care administrators must also provide careful budgeting, establish health care standards, and make strategic policy decisions and general staff decisions.

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Health Care Administrator Tasks

  • Lead clinical and business professionals, and liaise to explain needs, improve clinical quality, and increase growth.
  • Oversee staffing including hiring, training, evaluation, and reviews.
  • Market and conduct market analysis to understand growth and revenue drivers and motivations.
  • Manage all financial operations, such as daily and annual reporting.

Health Care Administrator Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Health Care Administrator

Pay by Experience for a Health Care Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Health Care Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 147 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Health Care Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 43 salaries. An experienced Health Care Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $77,000 based on 40 salaries. A Health Care Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $78,000 based on 19 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

14%

National Average: $56,108

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Health Care Administrator Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Health Care Administrator?

Health Care Administrator in Gooding:
"Just how stressful and time consuming it would be."
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Key Stats for Health Care Administrator

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 32 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Health Care Administrator Salaries

Experienced
▲38%

Late-Career
▲38%

Mid-Career
▲14%

National Average
$56,000

Entry-Level
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 23%