Nursing Home Administrator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$78,000
$62,000
$78,000
$99,000
Did you know that the average Nursing Home Administrator makes $79,018 per year? That's valued at $37.99 per hour! The range surrounding that average can vary between $62,000 and $99,000, meaning Nursing Home Administrators have the opportunity to earn more once they move past entry-level roles. Most Nursing Home Administrators find a job with Health Care and Professional companies, while others work for Health Care, Non Profits, and companies to make more money. Those aren't the only places you can earn a higher paycheck. New York, Alaska and Rhode Island are the top states in the U.S. to pay Nursing Home Administrators the highest salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Utica, NY
$90,727
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Map of Nursing Home Administrator Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Nursing Home Administrators earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Nursing Home Administrator Salary By Location

If both location and money are important to you, then you might want to check out moving to New York, Alaska and Rhode Island, as these three states offer the highest salaries throughout the U.S. for Nursing Home Administrators. Quite opposite of that list is the lowest paying states, which are Georgia, Louisiana, and Pennsylvania.

Average Nursing Home Administrator Salary By Company

If you want to get paid the most as a Nursing Home Administrator, being employed by a company such as UnitedHealth Group or St. Francis Health Services would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like Cent Maine Med Cent and Ascension Health also report highly competitive salaries for Nursing Home Administrators.

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Nursing Home Administrator Salary History

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Nursing Home Administrator Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Nursing Home Administrator can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Nursing Home Administrator Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Careerstaff Unlimited
Careerstaff Unlimited
Licensed Nursing Home Administrator-Lnha
Licensed Nursing Home Administrator-Lnha
Licensed Nursing Home Administrator-Lnha
07/31/2020
07/31/2020
$98,089
$98,089
07/31/2020
Careerstaff Unlimited
Careerstaff Unlimited
Licensed Nursing Home Administrator-Lnha
Licensed Nursing Home Administrator-Lnha
Licensed Nursing Home Administrator-Lnha
07/31/2020
07/31/2020
$96,002
$96,002
07/31/2020
Florida Department of Transportation
Florida Department of Transportation
Veterans' State Nursing Home Admin-DVA
Veterans' State Nursing Home Admin-DVA
Veterans' State Nursing Home Admin-DVA
07/30/2020
07/30/2020
$52,918
$52,918
07/30/2020
Veterans' State Nursing Home Admin-DVA
Veterans' State Nursing Home Admin-DVA
07/29/2020
07/29/2020
$52,918
$52,918
07/29/2020
New York State Civil Service
New York State Civil Service
Nurse Administrator 1-NYS Veterans Home at Montrose
Nurse Administrator 1-NYS Veterans Home at Montrose
Nurse Administrator 1-NYS Veterans Home at Montrose
07/02/2020
07/02/2020
$82,243
$82,243
07/02/2020
Careerstaff Unlimited
Careerstaff Unlimited
Licensed Nursing Home Administrator-Lnha
Licensed Nursing Home Administrator-Lnha
Licensed Nursing Home Administrator-Lnha
07/02/2020
07/02/2020
$102,263
$102,263
07/02/2020
Nursing Home Administrator (Veterans Home Administrator)
Nursing Home Administrator (Veterans Home Administrator)
06/22/2020
06/22/2020
$88,385
$88,385
06/22/2020
New York State Civil Service
New York State Civil Service
Nurse Administrator 1-NYS Veterans Home at Montrose
Nurse Administrator 1-NYS Veterans Home at Montrose
Nurse Administrator 1-NYS Veterans Home at Montrose
06/03/2020
06/03/2020
$83,123
$83,123
06/03/2020
Assistant Nursing Home Clinical Administrator
Assistant Nursing Home Clinical Administrator
05/26/2020
05/26/2020
$95,000
$95,000
05/26/2020
Careerstaff Unlimited
Careerstaff Unlimited
Center Executive Director or Licensed Nursing Home Administrator-Lnha
Center Executive Director or Licensed Nursing Home Administrator-Lnha
Center Executive Director or Licensed Nursing Home Administrator-Lnha
04/09/2020
04/09/2020
$125,220
$125,220
04/09/2020