School Nurse

School Nurse Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$73,000
$45,000
Min 10%
$73,000
Median 50%
$118,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Hartford Public Schools
Highest Paying City
Hayward, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does a school nurse make?
School Nurses in America make, on average, $73,592 a year or $35.38 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $119,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $45,000 per year. Professional companies and Health Care companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Hawaii, Alaska, Minnesota, Oregon, and Massachusetts have the highest paying School Nurse jobs. The typical tenure for a School Nurse is 3.5 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Nurse
$67,127

Average School Nurse Salary By Location

School Nurses in the US makes an average salary of $73,592 per year or $35.38 per hour. School Nurses make the most in Hayward, CA at about $104,503 per year. Even an entry-level School Nurse makes $58,000 per year in Hayward, CA. The highest earning states when it comes to School Nurse salaries are Hawaii, Alaska, Minnesota, Oregon, and Massachusetts. The lowest earning states are Oklahoma, Tennessee, Arkansas, West Virginia, and Alabama.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Hayward, CA
$104,503
2
Plymouth, MN
$95,203
3
Bremerton, WA
$88,461
4
New York, NY
$85,350
5
East Hartford, CT
$81,248

Average School Nurse Salary By Company

School Nurses report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Professional companies and Health Care companies have the most job opportunities for School Nurses. The two companies that report the highest salaries for School Nurses are Hartford Public Schools and Rochester Regional Health. In addition, companies like Corona del Mar High School and Minneapolis Public Schools report highly competitive salaries for School Nurses.

Average School Nurse Pay By Industry

Wages for School Nurses can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Health Care companies, Professional companies, and Manufacturing companies pay higher-than-average wages for School Nurses. Health Care companies pay School Nurses an average salary of $75,689, Professional companies pay $74,892, and Manufacturing companys come in at $74,748. The average salary for School Nurses in the Education industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $71,032.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$75,689
2
Professional
$74,892
3
Manufacturing
$74,748
4
Non Profits
$72,339
5
Utilities
$72,327

Recently Added School Nurse Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Panama-Buena Vista Union School District
School Nurse
01/31/2020
$71,600
01/29/2020
$46,287
Community Consolidated School District 21
School Nurse
01/25/2020
$73,045
Ukiah Unified
School Nurse
01/24/2020
$76,468
Sterling Public Schools
School Nurse
01/23/2020
$37,566
01/23/2020
$50,429
Express Healthcare Professionals-Kent
School Nurse
01/23/2020
$93,915
01/23/2020
$52,175
01/23/2020
$93,915
01/23/2020
$88,943
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