How much does a Chief Nursing Officer make?

Updated Nov 10, 2023

Experience

Industry

Total Pay Range
$118K - $203K/yr
Base Pay
$107K - $182K/yr
Additional Pay
$11K - $21K/yr

$154K

/yr
$118K$203K
Most Likely Range

How much does a Chief nursing officer make?

The estimated total pay for a Chief Nursing Officer is $154,184 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $139,426 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $14,758 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

How accurate is this most likely Total Pay range (base + additional) of $118K-$203K/yr?

Total Pay Trajectory

For Chief Operating Officer

$306,805 /yr
Chief Operating Officer
$243,355 /yr
Deputy Chief Operating Officer
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What is the total pay trajectory for Chief Operating Officer?

Job TitleSalary
Chief Operating Officer$306,805 /yr
Deputy Chief Operating Officer$243,355 /yr

Related Job Titles

For Chief Nursing Officer

Some related job titles are Associate Chief Nursing Officer Salaries with median pay of $172,532, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) Salaries with median pay of $126,364, Nurse Educator Salaries with median pay of $109,720, Director of Nursing Salaries with median pay of $145,342.

Total Pay Trajectory

For Chief Operating Officer

$306,805 /yr
Chief Operating Officer
$243,355 /yr
Deputy Chief Operating Officer
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What is the total pay trajectory for Chief Operating Officer?

Job TitleSalary
Chief Operating Officer$306,805 /yr
Deputy Chief Operating Officer$243,355 /yr

What are total pay estimates for a Chief Nursing Officer at different companies?

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Encompass Health
3.6
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 15 salaries from this location

$128,240

 / yr
Select Medical
3.4
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 6 salaries from this location

$141,233

 / yr
Select Specialty Hospitals
3.4
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 4 salaries from this location

$134,771

 / yr
PAM Health
3.4
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 4 salaries from this location

$143,169

 / yr
Universal Health Services, Inc.
3.1
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 3 salaries from this location

$123,507

 / yr
US Department of Veterans Affairs
3.7
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 3 salaries from this location

$137,038

 / yr
US Army
3.8
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 3 salaries from this location

$132,195

 / yr

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Novant Health
3.8
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 3 salaries from this location

$156,298

 / yr
Washoe County
4
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 2 salaries from this location

$127,423

 / yr
US Air Force
4.1
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 2 salaries from this location

$130,797

 / yr
University Hospitals
3.7
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 2 salaries from this location

$135,275

 / yr
Mission Health
2.8
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 2 salaries from this location

$139,425

 / yr
Lifepoint Health
3.1
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 2 salaries from this location

$153,718

 / yr
Texas Rehabilitation Hospitals
3.9
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 2 salaries from this location

$119,520

 / yr
State of Washington
3.5
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 2 salaries from this location

$129,914

 / yr
Skagit Regional Health
3.6
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 2 salaries from this location

$144,196

 / yr
City Doc
3.8
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 2 salaries from this location

$187,432

 / yr
Unity Medical & Surgical Hospital
3.8
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 2 salaries from this location

$145,591

 / yr
Broward County Public Schools
3.2
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 2 salaries from this location

$126,471

 / yr
HCA Healthcare
3.3
Chief Nursing OfficerSee 2 salaries from this location

$158,257

 / yr
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Chief Nursing Officer Salaries

Job TitleSalary
Encompass Health Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 15 salaries reported$128,240/yr
Select Medical Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 6 salaries reported$141,233/yr
Select Specialty Hospitals Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 4 salaries reported$134,771/yr
PAM Health Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 4 salaries reported$143,169/yr
Universal Health Services, Inc. Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 3 salaries reported$123,507/yr
US Department of Veterans Affairs Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 3 salaries reported$137,038/yr
US Army Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 3 salaries reported$132,195/yr
Novant Health Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 3 salaries reported$156,298/yr
Washoe County Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 2 salaries reported$127,423/yr
US Air Force Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 2 salaries reported$130,797/yr
University Hospitals Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 2 salaries reported$135,275/yr
Mission Health Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 2 salaries reported$139,425/yr
Lifepoint Health Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 2 salaries reported$153,718/yr
Texas Rehabilitation Hospitals Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 2 salaries reported$119,520/yr
State of Washington Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 2 salaries reported$129,914/yr
Skagit Regional Health Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 2 salaries reported$144,196/yr
City Doc Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 2 salaries reported$187,432/yr
Unity Medical & Surgical Hospital Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 2 salaries reported$145,591/yr
Broward County Public Schools Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 2 salaries reported$126,471/yr
HCA Healthcare Chief Nursing Officer salaries - 2 salaries reported$158,257/yr
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Top Paying Industries

For a Chief Nursing Officer in United States

The top paying industry for a Chief Nursing Officer in United States is Healthcare with a median total pay of $134,736.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • HealthcareHealthcare$134,736

    0% Lower than other industries

Healthcare

Top paying companies in Healthcare for Chief Nursing Officer are Select Medical and Encompass Health.

Select MedicalSelect Medical$141,233/yr
Encompass HealthEncompass Health$128,240/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

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Jobs in business are in increasing demand, requiring workers with at least a bachelor’s degree and moderate to advanced technical skills, with the use of data often a required job function. To remain competitive, job seekers with little relevant field experience should consider higher degrees or industry-specific certificates to meet evolving requirements.

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Chief Operating Officer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$275,000

/yr

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7-9 years
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Chief Operating Officer

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$730,000

/yr

$500K | $230K

Submitted Yesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Chief Operating Officer

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$250,000

/yr

Submitted Yesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Chief Operating Officer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$165,000

/yr

$160K | $5K

Submitted Yesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Chief Nursing Officer pay FAQ

The average salary for a Chief Nursing Officer is $154,184 per year in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 187 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Chief Nursing Officer employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Chief Nursing Officer in United States is $202,634 per year.

The lowest salary for a Chief Nursing Officer in United States is $117,896 per year.

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