HEALTH DIRECTOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$80,000
$52,000
Min 10%
$80,000
Median 50%
$124,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
WhidbeyLocal
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does a health director make?
Health Directors in America make, on average, $80,760 a year or $38.83 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $52,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $124,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for Health Directors are in Health Care companies and Hospitality companies. New Jersey, Delaware, New York, Connecticut, and Maryland are some of the states with the best Health Director salaries in the US. The typical employment in the position spans 3.4 years.

Average Health Director Salary By Company

Health Directors report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Most Health Director jobs are in Health Care companies and Health Care companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Health Directors are WhidbeyLocal and Telecare. If you can find a job at a company like Bayada Home Health Care or Shire Pharmaceuticals Inc., they also offer very competitive salaries to their Health Directors.

Average Health Director Salary By Location

Health Directors in the US makes an average salary of $80,760 per year or $38.83 per hour. The top city when it comes to Health Director salaries is San Francisco, CA at $105,070 per year. The average starting salary in San Francisco, CA for Health Directors is $65,000. New Jersey, Delaware, New York, Connecticut, and Maryland are the top 5 highest earning states for Health Directors. On the other hand, Kansas, Wyoming, New Mexico, Alaska, and Arkansas report the lowest wages for Health Directors.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$105,070
2
New York, NY
$95,801
3
Greenwich, CT
$95,339
4
Philadelphia, PA
$95,022
5
Baltimore, MD
$94,210

Average Health Director Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Health Director works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Health Care companies, Professional companies, and Hospitality companies pay higher-than-average wages for Health Directors. Health Care companies pay their Health Directors the highest wages, averaging $81,659 per year. Professional companies and Hospitality companies pay well too, at $80,230 and $79,338, respectively. The average salary for Health Directors in the Finance industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $76,061.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$81,659
2
Professional
$80,230
3
Hospitality
$79,338
4
Finance
$76,061

RECENTLY ADDED Health Director SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Texas Health Resources
Health Director
10/28/2019
$134,638
NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Health Director
10/26/2019
$56,990
10/23/2019
$45,000
10/21/2019
$126,000
Wisconsin State Government
Health Director
10/11/2019
$110,000
County of El Dorado
Health Director
10/11/2019
$125,029
Georgia Southern University
Health Director
09/30/2019
$70,193
TGS
Health Director
09/28/2019
$106,830
Ohio University
Health Director
09/24/2019
$58,928
09/23/2019
$80,000
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