How much does a Head Nurse make in South Carolina? The average Head Nurse salary in South Carolina is $103,546 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $94,221 and $113,944. 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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25% $94,221 10% $85,731 90% $123,411 75% $113,944 $103,546 50%(Median)
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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. 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 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Goose Creek, SC Avg. Salary $104,900 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Abbeville, SC Avg. Salary $107,157 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Adams Run, SC Avg. Salary $104,384 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Aiken, SC Avg. Salary $102,547 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Alcolu, SC Avg. Salary $98,922 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Allendale, SC Avg. Salary $102,083 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Anderson, SC Avg. Salary $106,732 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Andrews, SC Avg. Salary $100,377 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Arcadia, SC Avg. Salary $102,617 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Awendaw, SC Avg. Salary $104,281 Date Updated July 27, 2020
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