How much does a Head of Intensive Care Unit make in the United States? The average Head of Intensive Care Unit salary in the United States is $149,334 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $127,140 and $172,789. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $127,140 10% $106,933 90% $194,143 75% $172,789 $149,334 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Head of Intensive Care Unit

Head of Intensive Care Unit manages and directs operations of the Intensive Care Unit. Develops and implements policies to ensure that ICU operates within budget and complies with established performance standards. Being a Head of Intensive Care Unit requires a bachelor's degree in nursing (BSN). Requires a valid state RN license. Additionally, Head of Intensive Care Unit typically reports to top management. The Head of Intensive Care Unit typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. To be a Head of Intensive Care Unit typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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Skills associated with Head of Intensive Care Unit: Operational Policy Development, Clinical Supervision, Intensive Care Unit (ICU), Electronic health records (EHR) Software ...More

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