How much does a Quality Assurance Nurse, Sr. make in the United States? The average Quality Assurance Nurse, Sr. salary in the United States is $93,184 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $85,860 and $102,982. 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. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $85,860 10% $79,192 90% $111,903 75% $102,982 $93,184 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Quality Assurance Nurse, Sr.

Quality Assurance Nurse, Sr. evaluates the quality of patient care. Monitors compliance with current laws, process improvements, and implementation of clinical best practices. Being a Quality Assurance Nurse, Sr. reviews and analyzes customer complaints. Helps train staff on new or improved clinical practices. Additionally, Quality Assurance Nurse, Sr. requires an associate's degree/bachelor's degree and is licensed to practice nursing. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. To be a Quality Assurance Nurse, Sr. typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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