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$93,280

Average Base Salary

$45/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$1,978

Average Bonus
The average head nurse psychiatric unit salary in Arizona, United States is $93,280 or an equivalent hourly rate of $45. This is 4% lower (-$4,354) than the average head nurse psychiatric unit salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,978. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arizona, United States.
Salary by Experience

$78,289

Entry Level Salary

$109,225

Senior Level Salary
An entry level head nurse psychiatric unit (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $78,289. On the other end, a senior level head nurse psychiatric unit (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $109,225.

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Job Description
Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required. Includes Clinical Nurse Specialists. Excludes “Nurse Anesthetists” (29-1151), “Nurse Midwives” (29-1161), and “Nurse Practitioners” (29-1171).

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