How much does a Head Nurse - Nursing Home make in Louisiana? The average Head Nurse - Nursing Home salary in Louisiana is $66,047 as of March 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $61,000 and $71,644. 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% $61,000 10% $56,404 90% $76,740 75% $71,644 $66,047 50%(Median)
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Head Nurse - Nursing Home plans and implements the overall nursing policies, procedures, and services for a nursing home. Maintains nursing staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training clinical staff. Being a Head Nurse - Nursing Home ensures that nurses are current in competencies, assessments, licensure, certifications, and other annual training. May provide direct patient care and is responsible for assessing, planning, and evaluating patients. Additionally, Head Nurse - Nursing Home requires a bachelor's degree in nursing from an accredited school. Requires a valid state RN license. Typically reports to top management. The Head Nurse - Nursing Home 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. To be a Head Nurse - Nursing Home typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $62,975 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $67,890 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $60,531 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $64,103 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $60,531 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $67,124 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $63,551 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $61,083 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $68,294 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $63,551 Date Updated March 26, 2020

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