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Acute Care Unit Nurse Manager Salary

How much does a Acute Care Unit Nurse Manager make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Acute Care Unit Nurse Manager

$114,418 (USD)/yr

$55 (USD)/hr

$7,449 (USD)/yr

$112,878 (USD)/yr

$54 (USD)/hr

$7,449 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Manages and coordinates staff for an acute care clinical unit to include areas such as CCU, ICU, Psychiatric Unit, Burn, Operating Room, Recovery, Labor & Delivery or ER. Oversees unit that typically requires 7 days/week, 24 hours/day management. Assigns duties and coordinates nursing services and support personnel. Plans and supervises patient care. Requires licensure as a Registered Nurse and a minimum of five years of clinical nursing experience.
The average acute care unit nurse manager salary in United States is $114,418 or an equivalent hourly rate of $55. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $7,449. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$79,617 (USD)

$142,241 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$132,642 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Acute Care Unit Nurse Manager will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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