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How much does a School Nurse make?

Updated Sep 18, 2021

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$55,283 /yr
Average Base Pay

652 salaries

$36K

Low

$55K

Average

$86K

High

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The national average salary for School Nurse is $55,283 per year in United States. Filter by location to see School Nurse salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 652 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by School Nurse employees.

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Horizon Healthcare Staffing
3.4

Horizon Healthcare Staffing

School Nurse - Hourly

$32

 /hr
Range: $29 - $36
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$29

$36

$29 - $36 Range

HealthPRO Heritage
3.2

HealthPRO Heritage

School Nurse

$81,934

 /yr
Range: $82K - $82K

$82K

$82K

$81,934 - $81,934 Range

Department of Defense Education Activity
4.1

Department of Defense Education Activity

School Nurse

$51,751

 /yr
Range: $50K - $62K

$50K

$62K

$50,208 - $62,000 Range

Maxim Healthcare Group
3.5

Maxim Healthcare Group

School Nurse - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $22 - $32

$22

$32

$22 - $32 Range

Denver Public Schools
3.6

Denver Public Schools

School Nurse

$56,074

 /yr
Range: $43K - $80K

$43K

$80K

$43,397 - $80,473 Range

Aya Healthcare
4.1

Aya Healthcare

School Nurse - Hourly

$48

 /hr
Range: $32 - $57

$32

$57

$32 - $57 Range

Integrity Health Services
3.5

Integrity Health Services

School Nurse - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $9 - $18

$9

$18

$9 - $18 Range

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Houston ISD
3.4

Houston ISD

School Nurse

$57,851

 /yr
Range: $56K - $71K

$56K

$71K

$55,924 - $70,600 Range

Georgia Department of Public Health
3.9

Georgia Department of Public Health

School Nurse

$38,652

 /yr
Range: $35K - $40K

$35K

$40K

$34,672 - $40,475 Range

W. R. Berkley
3.7

W. R. Berkley

School Nurse

$53,230

 /yr
Range: $50K - $58K

$50K

$58K

$50,361 - $57,957 Range

Dallas Independent School District
3.5

Dallas Independent School District

School Nurse

$55,158

 /yr
Range: $11K - $79K

$11K

$79K

$11,067 - $78,969 Range

General Healthcare Resources
3.8

General Healthcare Resources

School Nurse - Hourly

$34

 /hr
Range: $34 - $35

$34

$35

$34 - $35 Range

Merakey
3.1

Merakey

School Nurse

$55,864

 /yr
Range: $43K - $62K

$43K

$62K

$42,563 - $61,717 Range

Wediko Children's Services
4.1

Wediko Children's Services

School Nurse - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $27 - $27

$27

$27

$27 - $27 Range

Walmart
3.3

Walmart

School Nurse

$49,234

 /yr
Range: $48K - $51K

$48K

$51K

$47,970 - $51,306 Range

YCS
2.9

YCS

School Nurse

$41,499

 /yr
Range: $35K - $42K

$35K

$42K

$34,583 - $42,267 Range

Harford County Public Schools
3.9

Harford County Public Schools

School Nurse - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $19 - $29

$19

$29

$19 - $29 Range

Guilford County of North Carolina
3

Guilford County of North Carolina

School Nurse

$57,958

 /yr
Range: $56K - $71K

$56K

$71K

$55,530 - $70,703 Range

Christian Nursing Registry
3.9

Christian Nursing Registry

School Nurse - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $29 - $32

$29

$32

$29 - $32 Range

Kroger
3.1

Kroger

School Nurse

$49,871

 /yr
Range: $49K - $52K

$49K

$52K

$49,117 - $52,365 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a School Nurse salaries

The national average salary for a School Nurse is $55,283 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a School Nurse salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 652 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a School Nurse employees.

The highest salary for a School Nurse in United States is $85,676 per year.

The lowest salary for a School Nurse in United States is $35,672 per year.

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

Recent Salary Reports

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

$59,000
per year
A RN School Nurse in the Las Vegas, NV Area area reported making $59,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Las Vegas, NV Area area
 
Full-time
1 to 50 employees
$46,051
per year
A School Nurse in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $46,051 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
School / School District
$42
hourly
A RN School Nurse in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $42 per hour
Job Highlights
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$106,927
per year
A School Nurse in the Merced, CA Area area reported making $106,927 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Merced, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
School / School District
$64,000
per year
A School Nurse in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $64,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
School / School District
$46,800
per year
A School Nurse in the Monroe, LA Area area reported making $46,800 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Monroe, LA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$83,000
per year
A Licensed School Nurse in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $83,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
 
Full-time
School / School District
$57,000
per year
A RN School Nurse in the Worcester, MA Area area reported making $57,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Worcester, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Government
$75,000
per year
A School Nurse in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
School / School District