Top Behavioral Health Executive Salary in the United States

How much does a Top Behavioral Health Executive make in the United States? The average Top Behavioral Health Executive salary in the United States is $163,308 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $137,562 and $207,613. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Top Behavioral Health Executive plans and directs all aspects of a healthcare organization's behavioral health function. Creates standards and guidelines for behavioral care services and programs. Being a Top Behavioral Health Executive oversees the study and treatment of patients with emotional, mental, or psychological disorders. May be responsible for both inpatient and outpatient treatment. Additionally, Top Behavioral Health Executive requires an advanced degree. Typically reports to top management. The Top Behavioral Health Executive 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. To be a Top Behavioral Health Executive typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
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