Entry-Level Director, Nursing Salary

An Entry-Level Director, Nursing earns an average salary of $74,658 per year. A skill in Surgery is associated with high pay for this job.

$56,844 - $102,836
$57K
$75K
$100K
MEDIAN: $74,658
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$24.23 - $45.25
$24
$32
$45
MEDIAN: $32.07
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$56,844 - $102,836  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,080  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $38,783  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$55,497 - $103,952  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 479
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$24.23 - $45.25  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $69.45  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,080  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $38,783  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$55,497 - $103,952  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 112

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Director, Nursing Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Director, Nursing in Lubbock:
"DEA regs, the lack of PRN nurses available."
Learn the special skills of each of your nurses and utilize those skills to carve out a beautiful flow in your facility. Always, always, always identify their strengths and voice your appreciation and recognitions to them.

Director, Nursing in Santa Fe:
"If I Had To Do It Over Again."
If I had it to do over again I would have chosen another field such as Occupational Therapy.

Director, Nursing in Salina:
"The Staff Are More Challenging Than The Patients."
Learn the personalities of the staff you are supervising, this is more of a challenge then treating the patients and their conditions.

Key Stats for Director, Nursing

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 53 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
22%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Director, Nursing Salaries

Surgery
▲13%

Budget Management
▲6%

Operations Management
▲4%

Organizational Development
▲2%

Regulatory Compliance
▲1%

Leadership
▼0%

Long Term Care
▼0%

Psychiatric
▼0%

National Average
$74,000

People Management
▼1%

Geriatrics
▼2%

Case Management
▼4%

Home Health/Home Care
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 53 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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