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Executive Compensation: 2018

A Special Feature on the nation's compensation for healthcare executives under a range of titles.

Read the full report that accompanied this data, written by Alex Kacik: "Steady executive pay hikes eclipse cost-containment concerns."

Sullivan, Cotter and Associates provided the data, which was originally published Aug. 6, 2018, p. 20.

The three-page package includes salary information in three charts looking at the titles: president/CEO, COO, CFO, CMO, marketing, clinical research, community health, managed care, ambulatory care, legal services and more. Also available is an accompanying article on the steady flow of pay hikes in the segment.

The charts included are:
  • Executive compensation - healthcare systems
  • Executive compensation - hospitals
  • Executive compensation by organization size

The following data points are included:
  • Median base 2018
  • Median base 2017
  • Percentage change
  • Median total cash compensation 2018
  • Median total cash compensation 2017
  • Percentage change
  • Average total cash compensation 2018
  • Average total cash compensation 2017
  • Percentage change

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