Head of Nursing Salary in South Dakota

How much does a Head of Nursing make in South Dakota? The average Head of Nursing salary in South Dakota is $193,852 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $165,713 and $225,440. 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 South Dakota

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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 Aberdeen, SD Avg. Salary $184,898 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Agar, SD Avg. Salary $184,898 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Akaska, SD Avg. Salary $184,898 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alcester, SD Avg. Salary $191,405 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alexandria, SD Avg. Salary $195,425 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Allen, SD Avg. Salary $193,496 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alpena, SD Avg. Salary $190,161 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Amherst, SD Avg. Salary $208,538 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Andover, SD Avg. Salary $208,538 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Arlington, SD Avg. Salary $195,425 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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