All data is specific to San Diego County

Fast Facts?

  • Average Annual Salary $79,686
  • Hourly Pay Entry Level: $37.14
    Median: $48.04
    Experienced: $60.83
  • Growth (2014-2019)11%
  • Openings (2014-2019)123
  • Current Employment 2,769
  • Projected Employment 2,806
  • Typical Entry-level Education Bachelor's degree

Medical and Health Services Managers

Employment, 2004 - 2019

Top Knowledge,
Skills and Abilities

  • Clinical Research
  • Clinical Trial
  • Oncology
  • Drug Development
  • Accounting
  • Communication
  • Organization
  • Writing
  • Planning
  • Research

occupational tasks

  • Conduct and administer fiscal operations, including accounting, planning budgets, authorizing expenditures, establishing rates for services, and coordinating financial reporting
  • Direct, supervise and evaluate work activities of medical, nursing, technical, clerical, service, maintenance, and other personnel
  • Maintain communication among governing boards, medical staff, and department heads by attending board meetings and coordinating interdepartmental functioning
  • Review and analyze facility activities and data to aid planning and cash and risk management, and to improve service utilization
  • Plan, implement and administer programs and services in a health care or medical facility, including personnel administration, training, and coordination of medical, nursing and physical plant staff

Gender Breakdown: Male/Female (percentages)