Head of Nursing Salary in Alabama

How much does a Head of Nursing make in Alabama? The average Head of Nursing salary in Alabama is $207,484 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $177,366 and $241,293. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. View the Cost of Living in Alabama

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Job Description

Head of Nursing plans and directs all nursing personnel. Develops and implements nursing policies, objectives, and initiatives. Being a Head of Nursing reviews nursing department operations to ensure compliance with established standards. Ensures that all patients receive the highest quality care. Additionally, Head of Nursing requires a master's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to top management. The Head of Nursing manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function. Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Head of Nursing typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, AL Avg. Salary $198,723 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Abernant, AL Avg. Salary $211,301 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Adamsville, AL Avg. Salary $213,436 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Addison, AL Avg. Salary $206,083 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Adger, AL Avg. Salary $211,487 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Akron, AL Avg. Salary $211,004 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alabaster, AL Avg. Salary $212,227 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alberta, AL Avg. Salary $206,033 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Albertville, AL Avg. Salary $212,801 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alexander City, AL Avg. Salary $201,183 Date Updated April 27, 2019

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    Nursing Director


    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

  2. This Job:

    Head of Nursing

    8 + years experience
    Master's Degree

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