How much does a Head Nurse make in Delaware? The average Head Nurse salary in Delaware is $121,405 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $110,478 and $133,593. 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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Registered Nurse | RN | SCHL (Per Diem)

Favorite Healthcare Staffing - Bear, DE

Registered Nurse | RN | GERI (Per Diem)

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AdventHealth - Camden, DE

Job Description for Head Nurse

Head Nurse plans and implements the overall nursing policies, procedures, and services for a unit. Maintains nursing staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training clinical staff. Being a Head Nurse 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 requires a bachelor's degree in nursing from an accredited school. Requires a valid state RN license. Typically reports to a top management. The Head Nurse 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. To be a Head Nurse typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Bear, DE Avg. Salary $123,116 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Delaware City, DE Avg. Salary $123,162 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Harrington, DE Avg. Salary $123,347 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Lewes, DE Avg. Salary $123,347 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Middletown, DE Avg. Salary $122,834 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Milford, DE Avg. Salary $123,347 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Rehoboth Beach, DE Avg. Salary $123,599 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Seaford, DE Avg. Salary $120,815 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Smyrna, DE Avg. Salary $122,919 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Bethany Beach, DE Avg. Salary $123,599 Date Updated April 26, 2022

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