Head Nurse - Pediatrics Salary in New Jersey

How much does a Head Nurse - Pediatrics make in New Jersey? The average Head Nurse - Pediatrics salary in New Jersey is $122,235 as of October 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $102,995 and $134,399. 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.

Salary range for a Head Nurse - Pediatrics
$102,995 to $134,399
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Job Description

Head Nurse - Pediatrics directs nursing service activities for assigned pediatric patients. Delegates responsibilities to pediatric staff nurses; supervises preparation and maintenance of pediatric patient clinical records, and writes reports on pediatrics staff performance and services rendered. Being a Head Nurse - Pediatrics 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 - Pediatrics requires a valid state RN license. Typically reports to top management. The Head Nurse - Pediatrics 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 - Pediatrics typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Bayonne, NJ Avg. Salary $126,259 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Bergenfield, NJ Avg. Salary $127,365 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Bloomfield, NJ Avg. Salary $127,475 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location East Brunswick, NJ Avg. Salary $128,094 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Hoboken, NJ Avg. Salary $133,777 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Irvington, NJ Avg. Salary $126,259 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Lakewood, NJ Avg. Salary $125,924 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Middlesex, NJ Avg. Salary $124,048 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Passaic, NJ Avg. Salary $127,475 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Union, NJ Avg. Salary $126,259 Date Updated October 30, 2019
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