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Quality Assurance Nurse in the United States

How much does a Quality Assurance Nurse earn in the United States? The average Quality Assurance Nurse salary in the United States is $75,461 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $70,855 and $81,144. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Evaluates the quality of patient care. Monitors compliance with current laws, process improvements, and implementation of clinical best practices. Reviews and analyzes customer complaints. May need to help train staff on new or improved clinical practices. Requires an associate's degree/bachelor's degree and is licensed to practice nursing. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work.

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  1. This Job:

    Quality Assurance Nurse

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Quality Assurance Nurse, Sr.

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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