Alabama Department of Labor

Labor Market Information Division
SOC: 11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers
Plan, direct, or coordinate medicine and health services in hospitals, clinics, managed care organizations, public health agencies, or similar organizations.
Education: Most of these occupations require graduate school. For example, they may require a master's degree, and some require a Ph.D., M.D., or J.D. (law degree).
OJT: Employees may need some on-the-job training, but most of these occupations assume that the person will already have the required skills, knowledge, work-related experience, and/or training.
Tasks: Develop and maintain computerized record management systems to store and process data such as personnel activities and information, and to produce reports. Direct, supervise and evaluate work activities of medical, nursing, technical, clerical, service, maintenance, and other personnel. Direct or conduct recruitment, hiring and training of personnel. Develop and implement organizational policies and procedures for the facility or medical unit. Conduct and administer fiscal operations, including accounting, planning budgets, authorizing expenditures, establishing rates for services, and coordinating financial reporting. Maintain awareness of advances in medicine, computerized diagnostic and treatment equipment, data processing technology, government regulations, health insurance changes, and financing options.
License: This applicant should submit a completed application to the Alabama Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administration and pass a written examination administered by the Board. Application Fee: $150.00 License Issuance Fee: $150.00 Examination Fee: $350.00 Annual License Renewal Fee: $125.00
Outlook: Good
Alabama Employment Outlook
Alabama Wage Data
Hourly Wage   Annual Wage
Entry $31.54   Entry $65,604.00
Mean $51.06   Mean $106,192.00
Experience $60.81 Experience $126,476.00

The data is based on the May 2017 Occupation Employment Survey employment and wage estimate file. The wages have been aged using the most current ECI factors reflecting wages as of June 2018.

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Estimated Employment 2016Projected Employment 2026Annual Average OpeningsAnnual Growth Rate
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