How much does a Nurse Manager make in the United States?

1k salaries reported, updated at July 23, 2021
$83,722
per year

The average salary for a nurse manager is $83,722 per year in the United States and $11,500 overtime per year.

Overtime
$11,500
per year

Most common benefits

  • Relocation assistance
  • 403(b)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Health insurance
  • Employee assistance program
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Most common benefits for Nurse Managers

  • Relocation assistance
  • 403(b)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Health insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Disability insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Loan assistance
  • Prescription drug insurance
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Salary satisfaction

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70% of Nurse managers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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