How much does a Head of Nursing make in New Jersey? The average Head of Nursing salary in New Jersey is $257,562 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $220,173 and $299,527. 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% $220,173 10% $186,133 90% $337,733 75% $299,527 $257,562 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Head of Nursing

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 Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Bayonne, NJ Avg. Salary $266,042 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location Bergenfield, NJ Avg. Salary $268,371 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location Bloomfield, NJ Avg. Salary $268,604 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location East Brunswick, NJ Avg. Salary $269,909 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location Hoboken, NJ Avg. Salary $281,883 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location Irvington, NJ Avg. Salary $266,042 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location Lakewood, NJ Avg. Salary $265,336 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location Middlesex, NJ Avg. Salary $261,383 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location Passaic, NJ Avg. Salary $268,604 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location Union, NJ Avg. Salary $266,042 Date Updated May 28, 2020
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