Nurse Administrator

Nurse Administrator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$74,000
$52,000
Min 10%
$74,000
Median 50%
$105,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Steward Health Care System
Highest Paying City
Pleasanton, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does a nurse administrator make?
Nurse Administrators in America make, on average, $74,103 a year or $35.63 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $105,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $52,000. Most Nurse Administrator jobs are in Health Care companies and Pharmaceutical companies. The best states for high paying Nurse Administrator jobs are Hawaii, Alaska, California, Oregon, and Massachusetts. The typical tenure for a Nurse Administrator is 3.5 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Head Nurse
$66,802
Nurse
$67,127

Average Nurse Administrator Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Nurse Administrator makes. Health Care companies and Pharmaceutical companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Nurse Administrators at Steward Health Care System and Kalispell Regional Healthcare report the highest salaries. Companies like LifePoint Health and Ascension Health also report very competitive wages for Nurse Administrators.

Average Nurse Administrator Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Nurse Administrator in the USA is $74,103 annually or $35.63 hourly. Working in Pleasanton, CA as a Nurse Administrator will pay you the highest wages at around $108,634 per year. The average starting salary in Pleasanton, CA for Nurse Administrators is $72,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Nurse Administrator salaries are Hawaii, Alaska, California, Oregon, and Massachusetts. Arkansas, South Carolina, Alabama, Mississippi, and West Virginia are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Pleasanton, CA
$108,634
2
Anchorage, AK
$100,511
3
Brockton, MA
$90,032
4
Bend, OR
$88,094
5
Albany, NY
$87,969

Recently Added Nurse Administrator Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Mayo Clinic
Nurse Administrator
01/24/2020
$264,381
01/23/2020
$71,781
State of Nebraska
Nurse Administrator
01/14/2020
$55,472
01/06/2020
$49,594
New York State Civil Service
Nurse Administrator
12/23/2019
$82,094
Mayo Clinic
Nurse Administrator
12/19/2019
$264,381
East Ms State Hospital
Nurse Administrator
12/13/2019
$62,012
Med Scribe, Inc.
Nurse Administrator
12/10/2019
$83,480
11/26/2019
$80,517
New York State Civil Service
Nurse Administrator
11/26/2019
$62,726
Show More