Average Nurse Navigator Salary

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The average salary for a Nurse Navigator is $72,244.
MEDIAN $72,244
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$55k - $92k
$258 - $9k
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$750 - $7k
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$51k - $91k

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Popular Employer Salaries for Nurse Navigator

The top respondents for the job title Nurse Navigator are from the companies HCA, Inc., Princeton Medical Group and Cancer Treatment Centers of America. Reported salaries are highest at HCA, Inc. where the average pay is $79,846. Princeton Medical Group pays the lowest at around $61,500.

Career Paths

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Nurse Navigator
Registered Nurse (RN)
Nurse Case Manager
Nursing Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Nurse Navigator

Skills in Oncology, Case Management and Health Education are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Patient Counseling and Patient Education.

Pay by Experience Level for Nurse Navigator

An entry-level Nurse Navigator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,977 based on 13 salaries. An early career Nurse Navigator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,647 based on 174 salaries. A mid-career Nurse Navigator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,560 based on 157 salaries. An experienced Nurse Navigator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,190 based on 192 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $77,638.
Employees with Nurse Navigator in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 28.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (15.1% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (14.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Princeton, New Jersey (16.7% less) and New Orleans, Louisiana (12.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 692 survey responses.
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