The average salary for a Long Term Care Nursing Director is $82,596.
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Job Description for Long Term Care Nursing Director
Long term care nursing directors are generally employed by nursing homes and larger facilities, such as CCRCs (continuing care retirement communities). In many cases, the long term care nursing director is second-in-command to the facility administrator, and, as such, assumes all of the administrator's duties in the event of their absence. They also are responsible for interviewing potential new hires, conducting performance reviews for existing staff, and overseeing in-service training for the …Read more
Popular Employer Salaries for Long Term Care Nursing Director
The top respondents for the job title Long Term Care Nursing Director are from the companies Genesis HealthCare, Golden LivingCenters and HCR ManorCare. Reported salaries are highest at Genesis HealthCare where the average pay is $93,000. Golden LivingCenters pays the lowest at around $83,116.
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Popular Skills for Long Term Care Nursing Director
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Skills in Clinical Supervision are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Operations Management, Wound Care, Geriatrics and Long Term Care.
Pay by Experience Level for Long Term Care Nursing Director
An entry-level Long Term Care Nursing Director with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $75,317 based on 13 salaries. An early career Long Term Care Nursing Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $78,496 based on 119 salaries. A mid-career Long Term Care Nursing Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,063 based on 119 salaries. An experienced Long Term Care Nursing Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,886 based on 183 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $85,313.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Long Term Care Nursing Director in their job title in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earn an average of 26.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (19.4% more) and Seattle, Washington (7.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (0.4% less).
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