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Alternate Job Titles: Patient Safety Manager

What is the average annual salary for Patient Safety Manager?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Patient Safety Manager may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. 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 $71,508 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $71,508.

Source: HR Reported data as of April 2014

Median $71,508
  • 10%$50,577
  • 25%$60,552
  • 75%$87,088
  • 90%$101,273

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Job Description for Patient Safety Manager

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 Patient Safety Manager job description

Categories:  Healthcare -- Administrative

Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare

Similar Job Titles:  Health and Safety Manager, Patient Safety Specialist, Env., Health, and Safety Engineering Manager, Safety Representative III, Safety Representative I, Safety Representative II, Safety Director, Environmental, Health and Safety Director, Safety Representative IV

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