Head of Nursing Salary in New Jersey

How much does a Head of Nursing make in New Jersey? The average Head of Nursing salary in New Jersey is $255,678 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $218,564 and $297,340. 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 New Jersey

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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 Absecon, NJ Avg. Salary $244,564 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Adelphia, NJ Avg. Salary $259,490 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Allamuchy, NJ Avg. Salary $257,566 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Allendale, NJ Avg. Salary $261,806 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Allenhurst, NJ Avg. Salary $259,901 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Allentown, NJ Avg. Salary $256,362 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Allenwood, NJ Avg. Salary $259,756 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alloway, NJ Avg. Salary $242,244 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alpine, NJ Avg. Salary $261,580 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Andover, NJ Avg. Salary $259,290 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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