Occupational Health Unit Nurse Salary in the United States

How much does an Occupational Health Unit Nurse make in the United States? The average Occupational Health Unit Nurse salary in the United States is $85,600 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $77,100 and $95,200. 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

Job Description

The Occupational Health Unit Nurse treats occupational injuries and illnesses, referring patients to emergency care facilities or outside medical resources as needed. Provides professional nursing care to on-site employees. Being an Occupational Health Unit Nurse maintains employee medical records and ensures that record keeping procedures comply with legal and confidentiality requirements. Performs pre-employment physical examinations, including vision and hearing screenings, blood work, and other related tests. In addition, Occupational Health Unit Nurse may be responsible for administering flu vaccination, workers' compensation, disability, and/or employee health and safety training programs. Requires graduation from an approved nursing program. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Requires a state license to practice. Occupational Health Unit Nurse's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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