|Quick Facts: Medical and Health Services Managers|
$101,340 per year
$48.72 per hour
|Less than 5 years|
|28% (Much faster than average)|
What Medical and Health Services Managers DoMedical and health services managers plan, direct, and coordinate the business activities of healthcare providers.
Most medical and health services managers work in healthcare facilities, including hospitals and nursing homes, and group medical practices. Most work full time, and some work more than 40 hours per week.
How to Become a Medical or Health Services Manager
Medical and health services managers typically need a bachelor’s degree to enter the occupation; however, education requirements may vary. Prospective managers also typically need work experience in an administrative or clinical role in a hospital or other healthcare facility.
The median annual wage for medical and health services managers was $101,340 in May 2021.
Employment of medical and health services managers is projected to grow 28 percent from 2021 to 2031, much faster than the average for all occupations.
About 56,600 openings for medical and health services managers are projected each year, on average, over the decade. Many of those openings are expected to result from the need to replace workers who transfer to different occupations or exit the labor force, such as to retire.
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