How much does a Head Nurse - Obstetrics make in Louisiana? The average Head Nurse - Obstetrics salary in Louisiana is $99,272 as of March 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $88,193 and $116,036. 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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Head Nurse - Obstetrics directs nursing service activities for assigned patients in the delivery room and birthing units. Delegates responsibilities to auxiliary and obstetrics staff nurses; supervises preparation and maintenance of obstetrics patient clinical records, and writes reports on obstetrics room staff performance and services rendered. Being a Head Nurse - Obstetrics maintains pre-set inventory standards for solutions, supplies, medicines and equipment, and keeps track of narcotics. Requires a bachelor's degree in nursing from an accredited school. Additionally, Head Nurse - Obstetrics requires a valid state RN license. Typically reports to top management. The Head Nurse - Obstetrics 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 - Obstetrics 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 $94,655 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $102,043 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $90,982 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $96,350 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $90,982 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $100,892 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $95,521 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $91,811 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $102,651 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $95,521 Date Updated March 26, 2020
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