Managers in health care

National Occupation Code (NOC): 0311  ยท  Browse All Occupations

Managers in this unit group plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the delivery of health care services, such as diagnosis and treatment, nursing and therapy, within institutions, and in other settings, that provide health care services. They are employed in hospitals, medical clinics, nursing homes and other health care organizations.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Assistant Administrator For Nursing
  • Assistant Director Of Nursing
  • Assistant Director Of Nursing Services
  • Assistant Nursing Services Administrator
  • Behaviour Therapy Services Director
  • Blood Bank Administrator
  • Chief Dietitian
  • Chief Of Anatomical Pathology
  • Chief Of Anesthesia
  • Chief Of Audiology And Speech Language Pathology
  • Chief Of Biomedical Engineering Service
  • Chief Of Cardiology
  • Chief Of Dermatology
  • Chief Of Diagnostic Imaging
  • Chief Of Diagnostic Radiology
  • Chief Of Emergency Medicine
  • Chief Of Endocrinology
  • Chief Of Gastro-enterology
  • Chief Of Hematology
  • Chief Of Housing Activities
  • Chief Of Infectious Diseases
  • Chief Of Laboratory Medicine
  • Chief Of Medical Staff
  • Chief Of Medicine
  • Chief Of Nephrology
  • Chief Of Neurology
  • Chief Of Obstetrics And Gynecology
  • Chief Of Occupational Therapy
  • Chief Of Operating Area
  • Chief Of Ophthalmology
  • Chief Of Pathology
  • Chief Of Pediatrics
  • Chief Of Pharmacy
  • Chief Of Physiotherapy
  • Chief Of Psychiatry
  • Chief Of Psychology
  • Chief Of Radiation Oncology
  • Chief Of Respirology
  • Chief Of Rheumatology
  • Chief Of Staff - Hospital
  • Chief Of Surgery
  • Chief Of Urology
  • Chief Radiology Technologist
  • Clinical Services Manager
  • Dental Health Services Administrator
  • Dental Laboratory Managing Supervisor
  • Director Of Audiology And Speech Language Pathology
  • Director Of Clinical Medicine
  • Director Of Dietetics
  • Director Of Laboratory Medicine
  • Director Of Nursing - Medical Services
  • Director Of Occupational Therapy
  • Director Of Physiotherapy
  • Director Of Professional Services - Medical Services
  • Director Of Psychology - Health Care
  • Director Of Surgery
  • First Aid Services Director
  • Home Care Services Director - Medical Services
  • Medical Clinic Director
  • Medical Director
  • Mental Health Residential Care Program Manager
  • Nursing Care Manager - Medical Services
  • Nursing Services Administrator
  • Nursing Services Assistant Administrator
  • Nursing Services Director - Medical Services
  • Nursing Services Manager - Medical Services
  • Nursing Unit Administrator
  • Occupational Health Services Director
  • Pharmacy Director
  • Podiatric Clinic Manager
  • Psychology Director - Health Care
  • Public Health Nursing Services Director
  • Red Cross First Aid Director
  • Rehabilitation Services Director
  • Rehabilitation Services Director - Medical Services
  • Therapeutic Services Administrator
  • Therapeutic Services Director
  • Therapeutic Services Director - Psychiatric Hospital
  • Chief Of Anesthesia
  • Chief Of Emergency Medicine
  • Chief Of Medical Staff
  • Director Of Clinical Medicine
  • Director Of Dietetics
  • Director Of Laboratory Medicine
  • Director Of Nursing - Medical Services
  • Director Of Occupational Therapy
  • Director Of Physiotherapy
  • Director Of Surgery
  • Home Care Services Director - Medical Services
  • Medical Clinic Director
  • Mental Health Residential Care Program Manager
  • Rehabilitation Services Director
  • Clinical Practice Manager
  • Nursing Clinical Manager
  • Health Promotion Specialist

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for managers in health care.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate $78,573
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma $80,749
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above $100,943
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $96,771
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Gender

The following table details median income by gender for managers in health care.

Gender Median Income
Male $96,771
Female $136,721
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Extracted Salary Information (2 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for managers in health care.

$87,750.00
Lowest Observed
$87,750.00
Highest Observed
$87,750.00
25th Percentile
$87,750.00
Average
$87,750.00
Median
$87,750.00
75th Percentile

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for managers in health care

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 0
25 to 34 years 75
35 to 44 years 225
45 to 54 years 230
55 to 64 years 125
65 to 74 years 15
75 years and over 0
Total 655
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for managers in health care. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 135
Part Time 515
Total 655
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Gender

This chart outlines regional employment participation by gender for managers in health care. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 120
Female 535
Total 655
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for managers in health care. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 620
Self Employed 40
Total 655
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for managers in health care. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 650
Unemployed 10
Total 655
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for managers in health care. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 0
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 40
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 25
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 155
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 15
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 425
Total 655
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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