How much does a Charge Nurse make in the United States? The average Charge Nurse salary in the United States is $87,908 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $81,642 and $97,740. 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.
Charge Nurse plans, directs, and evaluates the overall nursing care and functions in a particular nursing unit or during an assigned shift. Coordinates the activities of the unit and directs, organizes, and assigns work to the nursing staff. Being a Charge Nurse assesses, monitors, and educates the nursing staff on patient care. Institutes emergency procedures as necessary. Additionally, Charge Nurse requires a bachelor's degree in nursing from an accredited school. Requires a valid state RN license. Typically reports to a supervisor and/or manager. The Charge Nurse supervises a small group of para-professional staff in an organization characterized by highly transactional or repetitive processes. Contributes to the development of processes and procedures. Thorough knowledge of functional area under supervision. To be a Charge Nurse typically requires 3 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Charge Nurse do?
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Develop and implement a written plan of care for each resident.
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Review complaints and grievances made or filed by department personnel.
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Schedule, attend, and participate in nursing service meetings.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Charge Nurse in the United States. The base salary for Charge Nurse ranges from $81,642 to $97,740 with the average base salary of $87,908. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $81,839 to $98,297 with the average total cash compensation of $88,482.