Patient Care Manager Statistics in the US

The average employee age for patient care managers is 46 years. The patient care manager workforce reached a whopping 26,426 in 2020!

Among patient care managers, we discovered that 77.6% of them are women, while 18.1% are men. The most common race/ethnicity among patient care managers is White, which makes up 66.0% of all patient care managers. Comparatively, there are 13.4% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 11.8% of the Black or African American ethnicity. The majority of patient care managers are located in NY, New York and PA, Philadelphia.

Patient care managers are more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies. Taking it a step further, patient care managers are more likely to find a job in the health care industry. Looking at patient care manager statistics, we found was that California, New York, Rhode Island, Delaware and Hawaii are where patient care managers find the highest salaries.

From where do we know all information about patient care manager demographics? We analyzed 13,077 patient care managers 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.

Patient Care Manager Diversity

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

Patient Care Manager Gender Ratio

Among patient care managers, 77.6% of them are women compared to 18.1% which are men.

Job Title
  • Female, 77.6%
  • Male, 18.1%
  • Unknown, 4.3%

Patient Care Manager Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among patient care managers is White, which makes up 66.0% of all patient care managers. Comparatively, there are 13.4% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 11.8% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 66.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 13.4%
  • Black or African American, 11.8%
  • Asian, 6.2%
  • Unknown, 1.9%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.7%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Patient Care Managers

The chart below shows that 68.7% of patient care managers speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 10.1% and Russian is the third-most popular at 3.0%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 68.7%
  • French, 10.1%
  • Russian, 3.0%
  • Arabic, 2.4%
  • Chinese, 2.1%
  • Other, 13.7%

Patient Care Manager 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 patient care managers.

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

Patient Care Manager Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the patient care manager position over time.

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

Patient Care Manager 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 patient care managers changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of patient care managers based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Number Of Years On The Job For Patient Care Manager

By looking over 13,077 patient care managers resumes, we figured out that the average patient care manager 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

Patient Care Manager Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of patient care manager employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of patient care managers 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 Patient Care Managers 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%
Patient Care Manager18%78%
Project Superintendent94%3%
Agronomy Research Manager94%4%
Pipeline Superintendent95%3%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Pipeline Superintendent
Agronomy Research Manager
Project Superintendent
Patient Care Manager
Parent Educator
Community Health Nursing Director
Early Childhood Services Coordinator
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Patient Care Managers 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 patient care managers.

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Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
Vice President Of Construction7.96%
Senior Engineering Associate15.08%
Land Acquisition Manager15.36%
Parent Educator21.51%
Tourist Home Keeper21.82%
Patient Care Manager28.57%
Shelter Director29.21%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Patient Care Manager?

male-income
Male Income
$73,168
female-income
Female Income
$66,383

Patient Care Manager Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

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

  • Male
  • Female
$85,381
$81,764
$78,147
$74,529
$70,912
$67,294
$63,677
$60,059
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
White

Patient Care Manager 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$54,447
Some College/ Associate Degree$62,479
Bachelor's Degree$70,900
Master's Degree$83,139
Doctorate Degree$101,040

Patient Care Manager 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
$114,075
$101,040
$88,005
$74,970
$61,935
$48,900
$35,865
High School Diploma or Less
Some College/ Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree

Patient Care Manager Heatmaps

The amount you can make as a patient care manager can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of patient care managers is $73,911. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.

Where Do Patient Care Managers Earn The Most?

The map here shows where patient care managers earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

Average Salary

Where Are Patient Care Managers Located?

By looking through more than 13,077 resumes, we found that the most popular places for patient care managers are NY, New York and PA, Philadelphia.

Number of Patient Care Managers

Where Are Patient Care Managers In High Demand?

We looked over job openings to determine where in the country patient care managers are in the most demand.

Jobs Openings

Patient Care Manager Employment Statistics

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

What Percentage Of Patient Care Manager Jobs Are Remote?

4.2% Remote

Freelance, outsourced or remote workers who spend much of their time working from home.

95.8% On-Site

Some of the vacancies require to stay on-site without possibility of working remotely.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire patient care managers.

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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 Patient Care Manager Work In

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

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Public

Private

Government

Education

Industry Concentration

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

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Health Care

Non Profits

Fortune 500

Insurance

Professional

Patient Care Manager Jobs