How much does a Head Nurse - Psychiatric Unit make in Maine? The average Head Nurse - Psychiatric Unit salary in Maine is $96,965 as of February 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $82,650 and $111,817. 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 - Psychiatric Unit directs nursing service activities for assigned patients in the psychiatric unit. Delegates responsibilities to auxiliary and psychiatric staff nurses; supervises preparation and maintenance of psychiatric patient clinical records, and writes reports on psychiatric staff performance and services rendered. Being a Head Nurse - Psychiatric Unit 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 - Psychiatric Unit requires a valid state RN license. Typically reports to top management. The Head Nurse - Psychiatric Unit 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 - Psychiatric Unit 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 Saco, ME Avg. Salary $100,452 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Windham, ME Avg. Salary $100,586 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Abbot, ME Avg. Salary $90,916 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Acton, ME Avg. Salary $101,866 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Addison, ME Avg. Salary $90,916 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Albion, ME Avg. Salary $90,916 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Alfred, ME Avg. Salary $101,181 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Alna, ME Avg. Salary $99,647 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Andover, ME Avg. Salary $99,647 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Anson, ME Avg. Salary $90,916 Date Updated February 26, 2020
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