Get a Salary Report for



- Compare Your Salary
- Evaluate a Job Offer


- Price a New Hire
- Give a Raise



- Benchmark Jobs
- Create a Comp Plan

Entry-Level Director, Nursing Salary (United States)

An Entry-Level Director, Nursing earns an average salary of $70,927 per year. A skill in Surgery is associated with high pay for this job.
Entry-Level Director, Nursing Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$50,935 - $96,140
(Median)
51K
61K
71K
84K
96K
MEDIAN: $70,927
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px
Entry-Level Director, Nursing Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$20.53 - $41.93
(Median)
21
25
29
36
42
MEDIAN: $29.00
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$50,935 - $96,140  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,047  
Profit Sharing
$304.10 - $9,863  
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).
)
$50,317 - $97,724  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 402
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$20.53 - $41.93  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $60.22  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,047  
   
Profit Sharing
$304.10 - $9,863  
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).
)
$50,317 - $97,724  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 63
Is Director, Nursing your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
United States (change)

Nursing Director Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location

Pay Difference By Location

Phoenix
up arrow 20%
Dallas
up arrow 11%
National Average
$70,000
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.

Director, Nursing Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
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.
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -

Skills That Affect Entry-Level Director, Nursing Salaries

Surgery
up arrow 29%
Budget Management
up arrow 9%
Organizational Development
up arrow 5%
Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 4%
Operations Management
up arrow 4%
Leadership
up arrow 2%
People Management
0%
National Average
$70,000
Long Term Care
up arrow 2%
Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 3%
Case Management
up arrow 5%
Geriatrics
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied Image
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 72 votes.

Gender

Female
90%
female alumni
 
Male
10%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 58%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 27%