Clinical Director Statistics in the US

The average employee age for clinical directors is 46 years. The clinical director workforce reached a whopping 59,816 in 2020!

Among clinical directors, we discovered that 60.2% of them are women, while 34.6% are men. The most common race/ethnicity among clinical directors is White, which makes up 65.0% of all clinical directors. Comparatively, there are 13.1% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 11.9% of the Black or African American ethnicity. The majority of clinical directors are located in NY, New York and IL, Chicago.

Clinical directors are more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies. Taking it a step further, clinical directors are more likely to find a job in the health care industry. Looking at clinical director statistics, we found was that New York, Colorado, New Jersey, Rhode Island and Delaware are where clinical directors find the highest salaries.

From where do we know all information about clinical director demographics? We analyzed 12,248 clinical directors resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Clinical Director Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as clinical directors. Keep reading to find out what the results for clinical directors were.

Clinical Director Gender Ratio

Among clinical directors, 60.2% of them are women compared to 34.6% which are men.

Job Title
  • Female, 60.2%
  • Male, 34.6%
  • Unknown, 5.2%

Clinical Director Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among clinical directors is White, which makes up 65.0% of all clinical directors. Comparatively, there are 13.1% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 11.9% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 65.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 13.1%
  • Black or African American, 11.9%
  • Asian, 7.4%
  • Unknown, 1.9%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.7%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Clinical Directors

The chart below shows that 63.7% of clinical directors speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 9.3% and German is the third-most popular at 3.2%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 63.7%
  • French, 9.3%
  • German, 3.2%
  • Russian, 2.5%
  • Portuguese, 2.5%
  • Other, 18.8%

Clinical Director Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among clinical directors.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Clinical Director Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the clinical director position over time.

Male
Female
35%
32%
30%
27%
25%
22%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018

Clinical Director Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of clinical directors changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of clinical directors based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Clinical Director

By looking over 12,248 clinical directors resumes, we figured out that the average clinical director enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 35%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Clinical Director Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of clinical director employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of clinical directors is 40+ years old, which represents 72% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Clinical Directors with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, pipeline superintendent and agronomy research manager have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Early Childhood Services Coordinator11%86%
Community Health Nursing Director12%86%
Parent Educator12%83%
Clinical Director35%60%
Project Superintendent94%3%
Agronomy Research Manager94%4%
Pipeline Superintendent95%3%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Pipeline Superintendent
Agronomy Research Manager
Project Superintendent
Clinical Director
Parent Educator
Community Health Nursing Director
Early Childhood Services Coordinator
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Clinical Directors with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to clinical directors.

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Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
Construction & Project Coordinator7.96%
Research And Development Project Leader15.08%
Leasing Director15.36%
Chairperson21.51%
Crew Manager21.82%
Clinical Director28.57%
Red Cross Executive Director29.21%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Clinical Director?

male-income
Male Income
$95,170
female-income
Female Income
$88,345

Clinical Director Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that Asian men and White men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
$107,349
$103,722
$100,096
$96,469
$92,842
$89,215
$85,589
$81,962
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Clinical Director Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
Educationascdesc
Incomeasc
High School Diploma or Less$75,930
Some College/ Associate Degree$84,355
Bachelor's Degree$92,918
Master's Degree$104,950
Doctorate Degree$121,825

Clinical Director Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
$147,767
$134,796
$121,825
$108,854
$95,883
$82,912
$69,941
$56,970
High School Diploma or Less
Some College/ Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree

Clinical Director Heatmaps

The amount you can make as a clinical director can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of clinical directors is $112,612. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.

Where Do Clinical Directors Earn The Most?

The map here shows where clinical directors earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

Average Salary

Where Are Clinical Directors Located?

By looking through more than 12,248 resumes, we found that the most popular places for clinical directors are NY, New York and IL, Chicago.

Number of Clinical Directors

Where Are Clinical Directors In High Demand?

We looked over job openings to determine where in the country clinical directors are in the most demand.

Jobs Openings

Clinical Director Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ clinical directors. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most clinical directors is the health care industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire clinical directors.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Clinical Director Work In

Employees with the clinical director job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most clinical directors prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

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Private

Public

Education

Government

Industry Concentration

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ clinical directors. Those industries include health care, non profits and professional.

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Health Care

Non Profits

Professional

Fortune 500

Hospitality

Clinical Director Jobs