Top 10 Highest Stipends for Medical Directors in 2011

Cash stipends for hospital and healthcare medical directors have changed drastically over the past several years as medical directorships continue to evolve, and chief medical officer directorships usually lead to the highest stipends.

Here are the 10 highest average cash stipend totals in 2011 among varying medical directorships, according to Integrated Healthcare Strategies’ 2011 Medical Director Survey.

1.    Chief medical officer/vice president of medical affairs:  $265,000
2.    Pediatric allergy/immunology:  $224,266
3.    Pediatric child development:  $191,110
4.    Pediatric gastroenterology:  $178,672
5.    Research:  $147,584
6.    Pediatric cardiology:  $127,700
7.    Information services/medical informatics/electronic medical records:  $105,000
8.    Neurosurgery:  $100,000
9.    Transplant surgery:  $95,172
10.    Medical education:  $95,004

More Articles on Physician Compensation:

35% of Hospital Medical Directors Receive Performance Bonuses

Paying Hospital Medical Directors for Performance on the Rise

120 Statistics on Medical Director Compensation

Copyright © 2022 Becker's Healthcare. All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy. Cookie Policy. Linking and Reprinting Policy.


Featured Whitepapers

Featured Webinars