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Nursing Home Director Salary

$128,377 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Nursing Home Director is $128,377 a year and $62 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Nursing Home Director is between $89,070 and $159,725. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Nursing Home Director. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Directs, administers, and coordinates all activities of the nursing home.
  • Plans all activities of the nursing home to ensure proper health care services to residents.
  • Maintains direct patient contact, reviews patient condition reports and health care plans.
Nursing Home Director Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Medical and Health Services Managers

Job family population: 346,980

Estimated population of Nursing Home Director jobs: 13,806

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Nursing Home Director Job Listings for United States

Nursing Home Administrator, Executive Director NHA - Travel
Jun 13
Eugene, United States
360 Healthcare Staffing
Executive Director/Nursing Home Administrator (ED/NHA), Travel Position Exciting Travel Opportunity Competitive Weekly Pay with Direct Deposit Health Insurance Referral Bonuses Available GENERAL ...
Director of Sales and Marketing for a Skilled Nursing Home SNF
Apr 25
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Skilled Nursing Home Chain
We are currently seeking to hire a Director of Sales and Marketing to join our team in our beautiful Skilled nursing facility located in los Angeles CA. You will be responsible for overseeing and ...
Licensed Nursing Home Administrator - Executive Director - Milton-Freewater, Oregon
Apr 4
Milton-Freewater, United States
EmpRes Healthcare Management
Milton-Freewater Health and Rehabilitation Center is accepting applications for an Licensed Nursing Home Administrator, Executive Director to join our Management Team. This center is located in ...
RN Home Health Director of Patient Care Services
May 23
Medford, OR, USA
As a Director of Patient Care Services (DPCS) you will: * Supervise day-to-day clinical and office ... Bachelor's degree or higher, preferred, in nursing with current licensure to practice nursing in ...
Licensed Nursing Home Administrator
Jun 12
Stockton, CA, USA
Stockton Nursing and Rehab
We are seeking a professional individual to lead and direct the overall operations of our Stockton ... Nursing Home Administrator: At least 2 years * Valid Nursing Home Administrator Licence Company ...
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