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Head Nurse Salary

How much does a Head Nurse make in the United States?
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$98,888 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$48 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$2,096 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average head nurse salary in United States is $98,888 or an equivalent hourly rate of $48. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $2,096. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$69,313 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$122,733 (USD)

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