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The average chief nursing executive salary in Colorado, United States is $175,534 or an equivalent hourly rate of $84. This is 2% higher (+$2,738) than the average chief nursing executive salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $17,343. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Colorado, United States.
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An entry level chief nursing executive (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $125,716. On the other end, a senior level chief nursing executive (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $237,504.

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Plan, direct, or coordinate medical and health services in hospitals, clinics, managed care organizations, public health agencies, or similar organizations.

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