Charge Nurse Salary in Washington

How much does a Charge Nurse make in Washington? The average Charge Nurse salary in Washington is $88,930 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $82,588 and $98,876. 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 Washington

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Job Description

Charge Nurse plans, directs, and evaluates the overall nursing care and functions in a particular nursing unit or during an assigned shift. Coordinates the activities of the unit and directs, organizes, and assigns work to the nursing staff. Being a Charge Nurse assesses, monitors, and educates the nursing staff on patient care. Institutes emergency procedures as necessary. Additionally, Charge Nurse requires an associate's degree, and certification as a registered nurse. Typically reports to a supervisor and/or manager. The Charge Nurse supervises a small group of para-professional staff in an organization characterized by highly transactional or repetitive processes. Contributes to the development of processes and procedures. Thorough knowledge of functional area under supervision. To be a Charge Nurse typically requires 3 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Aberdeen, WA Avg. Salary $87,761 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Acme, WA Avg. Salary $87,560 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Addy, WA Avg. Salary $84,564 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Adna, WA Avg. Salary $87,761 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Airway Heights, WA Avg. Salary $85,251 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Albion, WA Avg. Salary $84,564 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Allyn, WA Avg. Salary $92,493 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Almira, WA Avg. Salary $84,564 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Amanda Park, WA Avg. Salary $87,761 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Amboy, WA Avg. Salary $88,964 Date Updated April 27, 2019

Career Path for this job

  1. This Job:

    Charge Nurse

    3 + years experience
    Associate's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Nursing Supervisor

    3 - 5 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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