How much does a Head of Nursing make in District of Columbia? The average Head of Nursing salary in District of Columbia is $259,123 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $221,507 and $301,342. 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% $221,507 10% $187,261 90% $339,780 75% $301,342 $259,123 50%(Median)
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Head of Nursing plans and directs all nursing personnel. Develops and implements nursing policies, objectives, and initiatives. Being a Head of Nursing reviews nursing department operations to ensure compliance with established standards. Ensures that all patients receive the highest quality care. Additionally, Head of Nursing requires a master's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to top management. The Head of Nursing manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function. Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Head of Nursing typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $257,818 Date Updated May 28, 2020
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Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $257,818 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $257,818 Date Updated May 28, 2020
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