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Hospital Administrator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$382,969 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Hospital Administrator is $382,969 a year and $184 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Hospital Administrator is between $233,761 and $639,726. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Hospital Administrator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Directs administration of hospital facility within authority of governing board.
  • Administers fiscal operations, such as budget planning, accounting, and establishing rates for health care services.
  • Heads and coordinates activities of medical, nursing, and administrative staffs and services.
Hospital Administrator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Medical and Health Services Managers

Job family population: 346,980

Estimated population of Hospital Administrator jobs: 10,038

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Hospital Administrator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Hospital Operations Administrator RN - Full Time
May 19
Chicago, United States
Rush University Medical Center
Job Title: Hospital Operations Administrator RN - Full Time Department: Shift: 4th (Rotating) Specialty: Nurse Management Job Number: 2019-1464 Date Posted: 05/20/2019 Position Type: Nursing ...
Office Administrator/ Billing Specialist
Jun 13
South Holland, IL, USA
Big Star Transit
The Network Administrator performs specialized duties involving day-to-day activities that are ... Hospitals and Public Transit Agencies. Want to learn more about Big Star Transit, LLC? Go to www. ...
Community Relations Physicians Liaison (5 positions) (NY, CA, PA, GA, Washington, DC)
Apr 28
Northbrook, IL, USA
USA Vein Clinics
... hospital administrators, physicians, and clinical directors • Provides business cards and other patient referral collateral to referring physicians, hospitals, and practices • Helps organize and ...
RN Manager Clinical Operations - Otolaryngology
Jun 9
Chicago, United States
Rush University Medical Center
The RN Manager Clinical Operations works in conjunction with the Practice Administrator to ensure ... Rush was ranked Best Hospital in Illinois for Nurses in 2017 by Nurse.org. Ranked among the top 20 ...
JAMF Administrator
Apr 15
Chicago, United States
York Solutions, LLC
Skillset JAMF ? must be an expert (mix of WindowMac environment, but 90 Mac) SCCM Kace AD Powershell Documentation Build Systems from the ground up - Be able to build package Able to operate in an ...
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