How much does a Patient Safety Manager make? The median annual Patient Safety Manager salary is $80,969, as of March 31, 2017, with a range usually between $69,260-$94,833, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Patient Safety Manager in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Patient Safety Manager in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Patient Safety Manager in the United States is $80,969, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Patient Safety Manager in the United States are expected to make less than $80,969.
Source: HR Reported data as of March 31, 2017
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Patient Safety Manager that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Patient Safety Manager are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of April 2017
Manages a staff responsible for developing and implementing patient safety programs. Maintains records of patient-related errors and evaluates this information in order to identify the cause of the error; recommends changes, policies, or programs that could prevent future errors. Designs and presents training programs meant to increase awareness of patient safety initiatives. Requires a bachelor's degree in a related area and at least 5 years of experience in the field. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management. View full job description