Nurse manager

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

Average base salary
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912 salaries reported, updated at Jul 09, 2020
$93,320
per year
The average salary for a nurse manager is $93,320 per year in the United States and $11,500 overtime per year.
Additional compensation
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Overtime
$11,500
per year
Most common benefits
  • Relocation assistance
  • 403(b)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Health insurance
  • Employee assistance program
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Laboratory Experience
+62.03%
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Lean Management
+60.80%
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Human Resources
+60.80%
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AHA Certification
+38.11%
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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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