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Assisted Living Director

Assisted Living Director Salary

  Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $99,000 $8,250 $1,903 $48
75th Percentile $88,000 $7,333 $1,692 $42
Average $71,852 $5,987 $1,381 $35
25th Percentile $57,500 $4,791 $1,105 $28
$31,500 - $40,499
5% of jobs
$40,500 - $49,499
10% of jobs
$57,500 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$49,500 - $58,499
11% of jobs
$58,500 - $67,499
30% of jobs
The average salary is $71,852 a year
$67,500 - $76,499
7% of jobs
$76,500 - $85,499
8% of jobs
$88,000 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$85,500 - $94,499
15% of jobs
$99,000 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$94,500 - $103,499
7% of jobs
$103,500 - $112,499
1% of jobs
$112,500 - $121,499
0% of jobs
$121,500 - $130,500
1% of jobs

National Average

$31,500 $71,852/year $35/hour $130,500
Assisted Living Director Salary Comparison by Location
United States
Chicago, IL

As of Nov 17, 2020, the average annual pay for an Assisted Living Director in the United States is $71,852 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $34.54 an hour. This is the equivalent of $1,382/week or $5,988/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $130,500 and as low as $31,500, the majority of Assisted Living Director salaries currently range between $57,500 (25th percentile) to $88,000 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $99,000 annually across the United States. The average pay range for an Assisted Living Director varies greatly (by as much as $30,500), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Assisted Living Director job market in both Chicago, IL and the surrounding area is very active. An Assisted Living Director in your area makes on average $73,554 per year, or $1,702 (2%) more than the national average annual salary of $71,852. ranks number 1 out of 50 states nationwide for Assisted Living Director salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Assisted Living Director jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

Find your next high paying job as an Assisted Living Director on ZipRecruiter today.

Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Assisted Living Director Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for an Assisted Living Director job is above the national average. Topping the list is San Mateo, CA, with Berkeley, CA and Daly City, CA close behind in the second and third positions. Daly City, CA beats the national average by $13,489 (17.2%), and San Mateo, CA furthers that trend with another $16,731 (20.9%) above the $71,852 average.

Importantly, San Mateo, CA has a moderately active Assisted Living Director job market with only a few companies currently hiring for this type of role.

With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as an Assisted Living Director appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 11% between San Mateo, CA and Knik-Fairview, AK, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for an Assisted Living Director role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
San Mateo, CA$88,584$7,382$1,704$42.59
Berkeley, CA$85,581$7,132$1,646$41.14
Daly City, CA$85,341$7,112$1,641$41.03
Richmond, CA$83,106$6,926$1,598$39.95
Stamford, CT$80,924$6,744$1,556$38.91
Bellevue, WA$80,703$6,725$1,552$38.80
San Francisco, CA$80,007$6,667$1,539$38.46
Brooklyn, NY$79,457$6,621$1,528$38.20
Lakes, AK$79,129$6,594$1,522$38.04
Knik-Fairview, AK$79,028$6,586$1,520$37.99

Top 5 Best Paying Related Assisted Living Director Jobs in the U.S.

We found a few related jobs that pay more than jobs in the Assisted Living Director category.

Some of them, like SOBE jobs pay just $26,481 (31.1%) more than the average Assisted Living Director salary of $71,852. If you’re qualified, finding work as a SOBE may help you make more money than that of the average Assisted Living Director position.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Independent Director$82,859$6,905$1,593$39.84
Director Wellness$76,387$6,366$1,469$36.72
Assisted Living Executive Director$75,667$6,306$1,455$36.38
Capital Living$71,466$5,956$1,374$34.36
About Our Data
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Data used to develop this report includes ADP data. ADP is an exclusive provider of employee payroll data for ZipRecruiter.

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