Average Salary for Jobs with Patient Care Skills

The average salary for jobs that require the skills of Patient Care is $98,472 based on United States National Average.

Base Salary

Core compensation

$62,063
$134,881
$98,472
Head Nurse - Nursing Home
Alternate Job Titles: Skilled Nursing - Nurse Manager

Plans and implements the overall nursing policies, procedures, and services for a nursing home. Maintains nursing staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training clinical staff. 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 patient... View job details


Nurse Manager - Long-Term Care
Alternate Job Titles: Nurse Manager LTC

Plans and implements the overall nursing policies, procedures, and services for a long-term care facility. Maintains nursing staff by recruiting, selecting, and training clinical staff. Ensures that nurses are current in competencies, assessments, licensure, certifications, and other annual training. May provide direct patient care and is responsible for evaluating patient health. May require an a... View job details


Nurse Practitioner
Alternate Job Titles: Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner (CRNP) | Family Nurse Practitioner (NP) | Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Examines and treats patients independently and in autonomous collaboration with other health care professionals. Ensures proper illness and injury care and disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and recovery. May prescribe medications and order diagnostic tests. Advises patients about continuing care. Requires a master's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Requi... View job details


Nurse Practitioner - Acute Care
Alternate Job Titles: NP - Acute Care

Works in collaboration with physicians and other members of the healthcare team to manage care for patients in an acute care setting. Orders, interprets, and records results of clinical tests and reports results to physicians. Prescribes medications and makes recommendations for other therapeutic forms of treatment. Assesses patient condition and may provide treatment using specialized medical equ... View job details


Nurse Practitioner - Ambulatory Care
Alternate Job Titles: NP - Ambulatory Care

Works in collaboration with physicians and other members of the healthcare team to manage care for patients in an ambulatory care setting. Orders, interprets, and records results of clinical tests and reports results to physicians. Prescribes medications and makes recommendations for other therapeutic forms of treatment. Assesses patient condition and may provide treatment using specialized medica... View job details