Senior Charge Nurse (RN) Salary (United States)

A Senior Charge Nurse (RN) earns an average wage of $31.88 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
Senior Charge Nurse (RN) Salary (?
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$49,836 - $98,482
(Median)
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77K
98K
MEDIAN: $65,202
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Senior Charge Nurse (RN) Salary (?
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$24.34 - $43.01
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $31.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,836 - $98,482  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,880  
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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$51,718 - $100,239  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 57
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$24.34 - $43.01  
   
Overtime
$14.29 - $63.81  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,880  
   
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).
)
$51,718 - $100,239  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 162
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Job Description for Senior Charge Nurse (RN)

  • Educate the nursing staff on patient care.
  • Supervise the delivery of care in a nursing unit.
  • Communicate patient status to incoming nursing shift and to physicians.
  • Coordinate the activities of the unit and assign work to the nursing staff.
  • Institute emergency procedures as necessary.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Charge Nurse (RN)

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

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Experience Affects Senior Charge Nurse (RN) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 4%
Late-Career
up arrow 2%
National Average
$68,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 3%
Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 70 votes.

Gender

Female
92%
female alumni
 
Male
8%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
41%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 74% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 23%
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