Nursing Manager Salary in the United States

How much does a Nursing Manager make in the United States? The average Nursing Manager salary in the United States is $108,700 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $98,900 and $119,600. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

The Nursing Manager maintains nursing staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training clinical staff. Plans and implements the overall nursing policies, procedures, and services for a unit. Being a Nursing Manager may provide direct patient care and is responsible for assessing, planning, and evaluating patients. Ensures that nurses are current in competencies, assessments, licensure, certifications, and other annual training. In addition, Nursing Manager must be a registered nurse with at least 5 years of clinical experience in a related field. Typically reports to top management. The Nursing Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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