Director of Nursing Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 3,379 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 15, 2019
Average salary
$90,563 per year
  • Most Reported
$29,000
$184,000
Salary Distribution

Average additional compensation

Overtime pay
$11,250
/ year

How much does a Director of Nursing make in the United States?

The average salary for a Director of Nursing is $90,563 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 3,379 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Director of Nursing employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Director of Nursing is 1-3 years.
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Director of Nursing salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$97,184 per year
$101,971 per year
$99,795 per year
$97,260 per year
$86,230 per year
$86,001 per year
$84,627 per year
$98,444 per year
$85,122 per year
$82,722 per year
Director of Nursing salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$117,310 per year
$109,548 per year
$116,556 per year
$66,686 per year
$98,807 per year

Director of Nursing job openings

Regional Director of Health Services
Five Star Senior Living - South Carolina
Columbia, SC
Regional Director of Health Services
Five Star Senior Living - North Carolina
Charlotte, NC
Regional Director of Health Services
Five Star Senior Living - Pennsylvania
Devon, PA
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