Salary for Medical and Health Services Managers

Also known as:  Clinic Director, Clinical Services Director, Emergency Medical Service Coordinator, Health Care Manager, Health Services Administrator, Health Services Director, Healthcare Administrator, Healthcare Manager, Hospice Director, Hospice Plan Administrator helps management and administration professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Careers in health and medical management are experiencing very high demand and a low availability of specialized workers. The training required for this field is primarily on the job - there are 11 recognized apprenticeship organizations in the United States for Medical and Health Services Managers. Individuals in this profession generally have a Bachelor's degree or higher, although some may only have an Associate's degree. The primary function of medical and health services managers is to serve as a conduit for communication between medical personnel, support staff, administrative staff, external governing boards and department heads. These individuals are expected to have a mastery of relevant software, and to stay informed of government regulations and certified by relevant authorities. They are responsible for setting schedules, conducting training events, hire and train personnel, and to assist in facility risk management efforts.

A Medical or Health Services Manager can expect a pay level of around 72000 to 108000 based on seniority. Medical and Health Services Managers will most likely receive an average salary of Ninety Three Thousand Two Hundred dollars per annum.

Medical and Health Services Managers receive the highest compensation in Washington, where they can receive compensation, on average, of about $109460. Professionals that work in these jobs can make the highest salaries in Transportation and Warehousing, where they can get an average pay rate of $142850.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 24.02 percent nationwide in that time.
Medical and Health Services Managers tend to make the most in the following industries
Information $142,850
Transportation and Warehousing $123,680
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $122,250
Wholesale Trade $114,530
Finance and Insurance $114,230
Retail Trade $113,490
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing $77,200
Other Services (except Public Administration) $90,790
Health Care and Social Assistance $91,960
Public Administration $95,210
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $96,560
Educational Services $101,750