Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Nurse Educator is $77,170
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Nurse Educators?
An entry-level Nurse Educator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $71,623 based on 44 salaries. An early career Nurse Educator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $71,957 based on 279 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Nurse Educators Do?
A nurse educator oversees the continuing education and evaluation of the nursing staff and caregivers. They normally work with hospital administrators to develop continuing education programs and evaluations for the staff at their institution, as well as help set policies and create systems related to patient care. The nurse educator analyzes a wide spectrum of healthcare needs to provide the best educational resources for staff of a hospital or clinic. They must be able to facilitate training, …Read more
- Support and guide clinical staff in learning, applying, and implementing care guidelines, processes, and standards.
- Participate in performance evaluations of clinical staff.
- Analyze practice and standards to identify gaps and design educational initiatives to improve care.
- Manage and coordinate educational activities and documentation.