Arizona Healthcare Administration Salaries - AZ
Arizona is home to the Grand Canyon, one of the seven natural wonders of the world, and the Grand Canyon National Park, one of the first national parks in the United States. With scenic wonders like these, it’s no wonder that Arizona is not only a popular destination for tourists, but a growing number of people are relocating to the state noted for its desert climate and mild winters and its natural beauty.
A growing population translates to a need for medical services and facilities that serve this population. For healthcare administrators and medical and health services managers, Arizona offers many employment opportunities and a 20 percent growth rate is predicted, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor.
The healthcare administration salary in Arizona averages $67,000 annually. Note that this is a median figure, based on entry level salaries as well as those with higher education levels and more experience. According to national salary trend data from Indeed.com, average median annual medical and health services managers salaries for job postings in Phoenix is $63,000, Tucson is $62,000 , Glendale is $63,000, and Mesa is $64,000.
Opportunities for employment can be found at institutions such as the Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Saint Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Maricopa Medical Center, and Tucson Medical Center.