Director of Nursing Average Salary

Director of Nursing Total Pay (?
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$51,318 - $106,980
(Median)
51K
73K
110K
MEDIAN: $73,209
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50%
90%

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The director of nursing is a high-level manager who is responsible for the performance of a nursing unit. They are accountable for a number of tasks within their unit or department, including planning, organization, supervision, evaluation, and compliance. Their primary responsibility is to oversee ...
Average Salary (?
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(Median)
$60K
$81K
$120K
MEDIAN: $80,749
10%
50%
90%
Popular Employers
Director, Nursing - Brightstar Healthcare LLC , salaries: $73,044
Director, Nursing - HCR ManorCare , salaries: $78,344
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$59K
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MEDIAN: $76,976
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MEDIAN: $84,693
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MEDIAN: $78,171
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(Median)
$59K
$75K
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MEDIAN: $75,344
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$50K
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MEDIAN: $65,186
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