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Director, Nursing Salary with Surgery skills

With nearly two in three of Directors of Nursing with Surgery skills reporting more than 10 years of experience, the field is heavily weighted toward experienced professionals. Average pay for Directors of Nursing with Surgery skills is $89K per year and can range from $65K on the lower end to $129K per year near the higher end. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$64,387 - $127,988
(Median)
$64K
$89K
$130K
MEDIAN: $89,138
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90%

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$24.33 - $56.67
(Median)
$24
$49
$57
MEDIAN: $48.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$64,387 - $127,988  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,665  
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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$64,534 - $129,074  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 52
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$24.33 - $56.67  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,665  
   
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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$64,534 - $129,074  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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Pay by Experience Level for Director, Nursing with Surgery skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


The median compensation for relatively untried workers is $87K; in the five-to-10 year group, it's higher at around $94K. Directors of Nursing with Surgery skills with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $88K. Old hands who claim more than two decades on the job enjoy average earnings of $100K.

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Experience Affects Director, Nursing with Surgery skills Salaries

Late-Career
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$91,000

Experienced
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Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 13%
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