Head of Nursing Salary in Kentucky

How much does a Head of Nursing make in Kentucky? The average Head of Nursing salary in Kentucky is $206,719 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $176,712 and $240,403. 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 Kentucky

About Kentucky    Kentucky (/kənˈtʌki/ (listen) kən-TUK-ee), officially the Commonwealth of Kentucky, is a state located in the east south-central region of the United ....More

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Job Description

Plans and directs all nursing personnel. Develops and implements nursing policies, objectives, and initiatives. Reviews nursing department operations to ensure compliance with established standards. Ensures that all patients receive the highest quality care. Requires a master's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to top management. 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. Typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Aberdeen, KY Avg. Salary $202,367 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Adairville, KY Avg. Salary $204,409 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Adams, KY Avg. Salary $198,555 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Adolphus, KY Avg. Salary $208,651 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Ages Brookside, KY Avg. Salary $196,604 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Albany, KY Avg. Salary $205,883 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alexandria, KY Avg. Salary $221,673 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Allen, KY Avg. Salary $198,555 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Allensville, KY Avg. Salary $202,873 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Almo, KY Avg. Salary $202,367 Date Updated April 27, 2019

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    Nursing Director


    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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    Head of Nursing

    8 + years experience
    Master's Degree

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