How much does an Adult Day Care Director make in the United States? The average Adult Day Care Director salary in the United States is $102,548 as of September 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $84,956 and $122,199. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Adult Day Care Director Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Adult Day Care Director Salary $68,939 US September 25, 2023
25th Percentile Adult Day Care Director Salary $84,956 US September 25, 2023
50th Percentile Adult Day Care Director Salary $102,548 US September 25, 2023
75th Percentile Adult Day Care Director Salary $122,199 US September 25, 2023
90th Percentile Adult Day Care Director Salary $140,089 US September 25, 2023
25% $84,956 10% $68,939 90% $140,089 75% $122,199 $102,548 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Adult Day Care Director creates and directs programs that address the health, psychosocial, and educational needs of older individuals and their caregivers and that provide clients a safe, secure, and positive daily experience. Responsible for recruiting, training, and retention of qualified staff. Being an Adult Day Care Director manages the financial operations for the center including billing, reimbursements, and budgets. Performs assessments of prospective clients to determine if programs will meet their needs. Additionally, Adult Day Care Director coordinates with caregivers, families, social services agencies, and medical professionals to plan clients program of care. Monitors programs to ensure effectiveness, quality care, compliance with applicable regulations and standards, and to identify areas for improvement or expanded program offerings. May be a RN with experience in gerontology. Requires a bachelor's degree of social science or a directly related field. Typically reports to top management. The Adult Day Care Director typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. To be an Adult Day Care Director typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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