Head Nurse Salary in New Hampshire

How much does a Head Nurse make in New Hampshire? The average Head Nurse salary in New Hampshire is $110,472 as of October 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $100,524 and $121,565. 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
$100,524 to $121,565
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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. Must have clinical experience. Typically reports to 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. Extensive knowledge of department processes. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Bedford, NH Avg. Salary $114,935 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Derry, NH Avg. Salary $116,331 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Merrimack, NH Avg. Salary $117,982 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Salem, NH Avg. Salary $115,370 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Acworth, NH Avg. Salary $112,482 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Alstead, NH Avg. Salary $112,511 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Alton, NH Avg. Salary $112,137 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Alton Bay, NH Avg. Salary $112,097 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Amherst, NH Avg. Salary $117,982 Date Updated October 30, 2019
Location Andover, NH Avg. Salary $111,814 Date Updated October 30, 2019
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