Charge Nurse Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Charge Nurse make in District of Columbia? The average Charge Nurse salary in District of Columbia is $97,259 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $90,325 and $108,134. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $90,325 10% $84,013 90% $118,036 75% $108,134 $97,259 50%(Median)
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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)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $96,769 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $96,769 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $96,769 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $96,769 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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