Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Healthcare Administrator is $58,321
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Healthcare Administrators?
An early career Healthcare Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $63,615 based on 464 salaries. A mid-career Healthcare Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,758 based on 198 salaries. An …Read more
What Do Healthcare Administrators Do?
The specific duties of a healthcare administrator depend largely on the type of facility by which they are employed; a wide range of institutions employ these professionals, including, hospitals, nursing homes, correctional facilities, primary-care medical practices, and others. However, this is almost always an upper-management position, responsible for leading a relatively large staff of nurses and nursing assistants.
The healthcare administrator may be responsible for training staff or …Read more
- 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.