dcsimg

By the numbers: MBA in Healthcare Administration salary information

Earning an MBA in healthcare administration prepares one for promising, lucrative work combining two of the nation's strongest industries: business and healthcare.

MBA healthcare administration salary and employment outlook

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), healthcare is one of the largest and most in-demand industries in the nation, while business is one of the most profitable. Becoming a healthcare administrator provides the best of both worlds. According to the BLS, positions among medical and health services managers are projected to grow by 16 percent between 2008 and 2018. The potential MBA healthcare administration salary is equally impressive: healthcare administrators earned a mean annual salary of $103,680 in 2014.

Where you choose to work can also impact your MBA in healthcare administration salary potential. Here are the top paying states for this profession, according to the BLS, and their 2014 salaries:

  • District of Columbia: $131,160
  • California: $122,410
  • New York: $121,930
  • Connecticut: $117,680
  • New Jersey: $115,370

How to improve your MBA healthcare administration salary

The BLS notes that health services managers with MBAs in healthcare administration can choose to take an exam to earn certification as a Registered Health Information Administrator from the American Health Information Management Association.

Note that education attainment can also impact earnings. While some employers will hire health services managers with bachelor's degrees, they increasingly prefer those with graduate degrees. As such, MBA in healthcare administration salary and advancement potential can far outpace those of lesser credentials.

Source:

http://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes119111.htm

gray_big_divider
Nursing Schools
Refine School Matches
Hide filters
  • SUBJECT Clear All

    See More

  • DEGREE

    See More

  • PROGRAM TYPE

  • START TIME

    LOCATION
    Please enter valid US or Canada Zip.
            Results open in new window

            Searching Searching ...

            Matching School Ads
            M.B.A. in Healthcare Management
            • Enhance your knowledge and expand your influence with an MBA from Walden.
            • Tempo Learning™ by Walden - Competency-Based Learning—the faster you go, the less you pay.
            • Master skills that employers today are looking for.
            • Benefit from our 24/7 tech support, Writing Center, Career Services Center, and more.
            • Walden University’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
            • Online Courses
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            M.B.A.: Health Systems Management
            • Are you interested in taking the next step in your academic studies? Earn your master's in business online and take your career to the next level.
            • Don't sacrifice your current job - GCU's flexible course schedule gives you the ability to enhance your leadership and entrepreneurial skills online or in the evening.
            • GCU's Colangelo College of Business offers master's degrees in leadership, project management, accounting, organizational leadership, entrepreneurship and more.
            • Develop high-level of critical thinking and analytical skills required to succeed in today's complex business environments and compete for executive-level positions.
            • Many of our business degrees have attained elite accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs (ACBSP).
            • Accredited
            • Online Courses
            • Flexible Scheduling
            • Accelerated Programs
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            Online Master of Health Administration
            • RC believes that true learning takes place in a setting that values the individual
            • NEASC accredited with a catholic-centered education & Weston, MA campus
            • 44% of the Class of 2016 secured full-time professional employment at graduation
            • Over 90 percent of undergraduates receive some form of financial assistance
            • 40 percent of degree-seeking undergrads are first-generation college students
            Show more [+]
            • Online Courses
            MS in Exercise Science: Nutrition
            • Liberty University’s online programs ranked in the top 10 out of more than 2,100 colleges & universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility.*
            • 100% online programs at associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral level.**
            • Transfer up to 90 credits into an undergraduate degree program.
            • Up to 50% of your master’s degree can be transferred in to help you get the most out of your hard work and maximize the credit you previously earned.
            Show more [+]
            • Accredited
            • Online Courses
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            MBA - Healthcare Management
            • A private Catholic & Jesuit institution delivering a transformative education
            • Scranton U has earned accreditation from 17 different accrediting agencies
            • Lovely 58 acre campus situated off Interstate 81 in PA’s Pocono Northeast region
            • 88% of  faculty hold doctoral or other terminal degrees in their fields
            • 2017-18 first-year students got $30 million + in financial aid & scholarships
            Show more [+]
            • Online Courses
            MS Organizational Leadership - Health Care Administration
            • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor's Programs in 2014 by U.S. News & World Report.
            • Implements a one-to-one teaching model, partnering one student with one faculty member in each course.
            • 100% of faculty members hold doctoral degrees.
            • No physical residency requirements, allowing students to pursue their degree online.
            • Committed to innovation, diversity, excellence, and accountability since its founding in 1996.
            • Offers several programs in business, education, psychology, and more.
            Show more [+]
            • Online Courses
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            Master of Business Administration - Healthcare Management
            • Teaches academic excellence, career preparation, & civic engagement for success
            • More than 40 undergraduate majors and 50 minors, including top-ranked programs
            • In a recent survey, 90% of seniors rated overall experience as excellent or good
            • Middle States Commission on Higher Education w/110 acre campus near Philadelphia
            • Military Friendly School in the top 20 % helping military families, Victory Media
            Show more [+]
            • Online Courses
            MBA - Health Care Management
            • UC is committed to liberal education integrated with professional study
            • Accredited by the MSCHE with a beautiful campus located in Utica, New York
            • 21 graduate programs, 38 undergraduate majors & study abroad opportunities
            • More than 5,000 undergraduate and graduate students (full- and part-time)
            • Offers financial aid options to students who qualify for tuition assistance
            Show more [+]
            • Online Courses
            Master of Science in Healthcare Management
            • AU challenges students to combine serious study with real-world experience
            • 8 schools & 150+ programs including bachelor’s, master’s & doctoral degrees
            • MSA accredited with multiple accreditations per program, located in Wash. D.C.
            • Ranked #74 in “Best National Universities” by US News and World Report
            • Multiple financial aid options for eligible students in need
            Show more [+]
            • Online Courses
            Master of Business Administration - Dual Finance/Healthcare

            Excel At a Top Research Institution

            Become a leader in your field at a university that is recognized for its leading research and  commitment to the development of students.

             

            • One of fewer than 3% of U.S. institutions with a Carnegie classification of very high research activity
            • Online Courses
             
            Featured Schools
             
            Nurse Salary