Chief Medical Officer Salary in Tennessee

How much does a Chief Medical Officer make in Tennessee? The average Chief Medical Officer salary in Tennessee is $364,923 as of December 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $319,703 and $424,659. 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.

25% $319,703 10% $278,532 90% $479,044 75% $424,659 $364,923 50%(Median)
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Chief Medical Officer directs the staff and programs of the organization's clinical programs. Works closely with hospital staff, department directors, and physicians to ensure that the highest standards of quality and service are maintained. Being a Chief Medical Officer oversees the implementation of quality improvement efforts designed to improve clinical performance and maintain compliance with JCAHO, HIPAA, and other accreditation standards. Evaluates developments in medical care and makes recommendations for new practices and procedures. Additionally, Chief Medical Officer advises CEO and medical teams on matters impacting patient care. Requires a MD degree. Typically reports to top management. Requires to be licensed to practice (MD). The Chief Medical Officer manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function. Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Chief Medical Officer typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Adams, TN Avg. Salary $359,943 Date Updated December 26, 2019
Location Adamsville, TN Avg. Salary $343,173 Date Updated December 26, 2019
Location Afton, TN Avg. Salary $351,636 Date Updated December 26, 2019
Location Alamo, TN Avg. Salary $369,422 Date Updated December 26, 2019
Location Alcoa, TN Avg. Salary $370,977 Date Updated December 26, 2019
Location Alexandria, TN Avg. Salary $369,679 Date Updated December 26, 2019
Location Allardt, TN Avg. Salary $368,539 Date Updated December 26, 2019
Location Allons, TN Avg. Salary $369,109 Date Updated December 26, 2019
Location Allred, TN Avg. Salary $368,539 Date Updated December 26, 2019
Location Alpine, TN Avg. Salary $368,539 Date Updated December 26, 2019
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