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How much does a Lead Nurse make?

Updated Sep 23, 2021

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$63,616 /yr
Average Base Pay

26 salaries

$43K

Low

$64K

Average

$95K

High

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The national average salary for Lead Nurse is $63,616 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Lead Nurse salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 26 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Lead Nurse employees.

Seniority Levels

L4
Lead Registered Nurse$75,731 /yr
L5
Registered Nurse V$72,218 /yr
L6
Phd Registered NurseNo Salary Reports
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Florida Cancer Specialists
3.2

Florida Cancer Specialists

Lead Nurse - Hourly
About 

$36 -$52

 hourly
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$36

$52

$36 - $52 Range

Newport Healthcare
3.2

Newport Healthcare

Lead Nurse - Hourly
About 

$37 -$41

 hourly

$37

$41

$37 - $41 Range

Banfield Pet Hospital
3.2

Banfield Pet Hospital

Lead Nurse - Hourly
About 

$14 -$15

 hourly

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

DeKalb Medical
3.2

DeKalb Medical

Lead Nurse - Hourly
About 

$32 -$36

 hourly

$32

$36

$32 - $36 Range

Urology of Virginia

Lead Nurse - Hourly
About 

$19 -$20

 hourly

$19

$20

$19 - $20 Range

MedExpress Urgent Care
3.1

MedExpress Urgent Care

Lead Nurse - Hourly
About 

$31 -$34

 hourly

$31

$34

$31 - $34 Range

Alabama Institute for the Deaf and Blind
4.2

$75K

$82K

$75,181 - $81,912 Range

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Trillium Family Services
2.7

Trillium Family Services

Lead Nurse - Hourly
About 

$28 -$31

 hourly

$28

$31

$28 - $31 Range

Albany Area Primary Health Care
3

$35K

$38K

$35,181 - $37,978 Range

Adventist Health
3.5

Adventist Health

Lead Nurse
About 

$39K -$43K

$39K

$43K

$39,322 - $42,638 Range

Murci-Homes
3

Murci-Homes

Lead Nurse - Hourly
About 

$26 -$28

 hourly

$26

$28

$26 - $28 Range

Community Research Foundation
3.1

Community Research Foundation

Lead Nurse - Hourly
About 

$36 -$39

 hourly

$36

$39

$36 - $39 Range

Benchmark Transitions
3.9

Benchmark Transitions

Lead Nurse - Hourly
About 

$26 -$28

 hourly

$26

$28

$26 - $28 Range

$56K

$61K

$56,426 - $61,017 Range

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Sellati & Company

Lead Nurse
About 

$65K -$71K

$65K

$71K

$65,144 - $71,278 Range

Nebraska Medicine
3.7

Nebraska Medicine

Lead Nurse - Hourly
About 

$38 -$42

 hourly

$38

$42

$38 - $42 Range

Restore Hyper Wellness + Cryotherapy
3.8

Restore Hyper Wellness + Cryotherapy

Lead Nurse - Hourly
About 

$29 -$31

 hourly

$29

$31

$29 - $31 Range

Pediatric Associates of Austin

$59K

$65K

$59,153 - $65,356 Range

Correctional Healthcare Companies
1.9

Correctional Healthcare Companies

Lead Nurse - Hourly
About 

$28 -$30

 hourly

$28

$30

$28 - $30 Range

Shah Associates
3.8

Shah Associates

Lead Nurse - Hourly
About 

$22 -$24

 hourly

$22

$24

$22 - $24 Range

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The national average salary for a Lead Nurse is $63,616 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Lead Nurse salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 26 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Lead Nurse employees.

The highest salary for a Lead Nurse in United States is $94,573 per year.

The lowest salary for a Lead Nurse in United States is $42,793 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Lead Nurse or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Lead Nurse.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent lead nurse salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$36
hourly
A Lead RN in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $36 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$54,000
per year
A Lead Team Nurse in the Columbia, SC Area area reported making $54,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Columbia, SC Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$70
hourly
A RN Site Lead in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $70 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$31
hourly
A RN Lead in the Lincoln, NE Area area reported making $31 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Lincoln, NE Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$32
hourly
A Lead Endoscopy RN in the Rocky Mount, NC Area area reported making $32 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Rocky Mount, NC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$37
hourly
A Lead Nurse in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $37 per hour
Job Highlights
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$56,000
per year
A Lead Nurse in the Louisville, KY Area area reported making $56,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Louisville, KY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$70,000
per year
A Rn Oncology lead in the Tucson, AZ Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Tucson, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$79,000
per year
A Lead Nurse in the Talladega, AL Area area reported making $79,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Talladega, AL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
School / School District
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