How much does a Behavioral Health Director make in Louisiana? The average Behavioral Health Director salary in Louisiana is $117,948 as of March 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $99,386 and $135,593. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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25% $99,386 10% $82,487 90% $151,658 75% $135,593 $117,948 50%(Median)
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Behavioral Health Director oversees the study and treatment of patients with emotional, mental, or psychological disorders. Manages and directs the activities of behavioral health services. Being a Behavioral Health Director ensures all behavioral health operations are in compliance with clinical guidelines. May be responsible for both inpatient and outpatient treatment. Additionally, Behavioral Health Director requires an advanced degree. Typically reports to top management. The Behavioral Health Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Behavioral Health Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $112,462 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $121,240 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $108,098 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $114,476 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $108,098 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $119,872 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $113,491 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $109,083 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $121,962 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $113,491 Date Updated March 26, 2020
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