Head of Nursing Salary in Louisiana

How much does a Head of Nursing make in Louisiana? The average Head of Nursing salary in Louisiana is $209,922 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $179,450 and $244,128. 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 Louisiana

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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, LA Avg. Salary $205,877 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $223,407 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $199,191 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $208,696 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $199,191 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $220,489 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $206,882 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $201,006 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $224,736 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $206,882 Date Updated April 27, 2019

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  1. Down a level:

    Nursing Director


    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

  2. This Job:

    Head of Nursing

    8 + years experience
    Master's Degree

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