$36.45
Avg. Hourly Rate
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A Charge Nurse (RN) at WellStar Health System earns an average wage of $34.00 per hour.

$60,000 - $74,141
$71K
MEDIAN: $70,964
50%

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$29.88 - $44.19
$30
$36
$44
MEDIAN: $36.45
10%
50%
90%

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$0$122K
Salary $70,964
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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$60,164 - $122,612
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 7
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $29.88 - $44.19
Hourly Tips $17.70
Overtime $45.75
Annual Data $0$122K
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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$60,164 - $122,612
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

Job Description for Charge Nurse (RN)

A charge nurse most often works in a hospital or a similar health-care environments such as nursing homes and other long-term care facilities. A charge nurse is effectively the manager of the department or hospital unit to which they are assigned. Common duties include overseeing operations, monitoring admissions and discharges, and directing and overseeing the activities of the nursing and support staff. A charge nurse also often is responsible for direct patient charge, as well as any additional duties assigned to the role of charge nurse.

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Charge Nurse (RN) Tasks

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

Charge Nurse (RN) Job Listings

Key Stats for Charge Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
65%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
65%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
vision benefits
Vision: 90%
no benefits
None: 10%