Behavioral Health Director Salary in New Jersey

How much does a Behavioral Health Director make in New Jersey? The average Behavioral Health Director salary in New Jersey is $134,763 as of October 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $113,556 and $154,928. 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.

Salary range for a Behavioral Health Director
$113,556 to $154,928
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Job Description

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 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Bayonne, NJ Avg. Salary $139,200 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Bergenfield, NJ Avg. Salary $140,419 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Bloomfield, NJ Avg. Salary $140,540 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location East Brunswick, NJ Avg. Salary $141,223 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Hoboken, NJ Avg. Salary $147,488 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Irvington, NJ Avg. Salary $139,200 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Lakewood, NJ Avg. Salary $138,830 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Middlesex, NJ Avg. Salary $136,762 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Passaic, NJ Avg. Salary $140,540 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Union, NJ Avg. Salary $139,200 Date Updated October 30, 2019
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