Entry-Level Nurse Case Manager Salary

Median pay for Entry-Level Nurse Case Managers is around $61K annually. With some bonuses approaching $5K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $2K, overall incomes of Entry-Level Nurse Case Managers spread between $48K and $80K depending on individual performance. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Work is enjoyable for Entry-Level Nurse Case Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. A strong majority report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$48,554 - $77,913

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$21.98 - $38.25

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$48,554 - $77,913  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,966  
Profit Sharing
$192.71 - $2,073  
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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$48,025 - $79,696  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 901
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$21.98 - $38.25  
   
Overtime
$2.21 - $59.76  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,966  
   
Profit Sharing
$192.71 - $2,073  
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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$48,025 - $79,696  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 462
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Salary cannot be beat at Aetna, Inc., where median pay comes to $70K. The range seems somewhat confined, however; the lower end sits at $60K, and the higher end is not far away at $85K.

Nurse Case Manager Advice

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

Nurse Case Manager in Charlotte:
"Benefits package cost."
Work smarter not harder don't give until it hurts. Collaborate with ancillary staff and MD for assistance. You are not an island so surround yourself with knowledgeable medical people it will prove beneficial for you as well as the member.

Nurse Case Manager in Columbus:
"Managed care."
Learn every aspect of care management and available community resources. Seek certification in your desired field.

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Nurse Case Manager Salaries

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
up arrow 10%

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 8%

Utilization Review (UR)
up arrow 5%

Nursery
up arrow 2%

Case Management
0%

Acute Care
0%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
0%

National Average
$61,000

Geriatrics
up arrow 1%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 1%

Quality Improvement / QA
up arrow 1%

Pediatrics
up arrow 2%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 3%

Hospice
up arrow 5%

Obstetrics
up arrow 7%

Psychiatric
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 177 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 17%
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