Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Hospital Administrator is $87,845
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Hospital Administrators?
An entry-level Hospital Administrator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $76,552 based on 25 salaries. An early career Hospital Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,726 based on 102 …Read more
What Do Hospital Administrators Do?
A hospital administrator makes sure that the operations of a hospital are running smoothly. The hospital administration will also oversee financial aspects of the hospital. This may involve overseeing a staff of a few hundred to a few thousand people.
Creating plans as related to the goals of the hospital is also important, in order to further the vision of the hospital and to expand operations as desired. The hospital administrator will provide employee training for any gaps that are noted …Read more
- Manage daily operations of a hospital and supervise staff.
- Set budget goals and costs for service, and direct fundraising and fees for special cases.
- Liaise with external entities like regulatory bodies, the press, the community, and scientists.
- Direct and coordinate departments to formulate specific goals and to reach organization-wide goals.