How much does a Charge Nurse make in Louisiana? The average Charge Nurse salary in Louisiana is $84,066 as of March 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $78,076 and $93,466. 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.

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25% $78,076 10% $72,622 90% $102,023 75% $93,466 $84,066 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 Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $80,156 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $86,412 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $77,046 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $81,591 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $77,046 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $85,438 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $80,889 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $77,748 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $86,927 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $80,889 Date Updated March 26, 2020
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