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Clinical Educator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$93,507 (USD)

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Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Clinical Educator is $93,507 a year and $45 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Clinical Educator is between $66,018 and $115,865. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Clinical Educator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Plans and conducts a variety of in-service orientation programs, educational programs, and educational services for clinical personnel in a hospital or medical facility to meet competency assessment requirements in conformance with departmental objectives and accreditation standards.
  • Orients new staff at appropriate levels, from new graduates to nurses in new areas and specialists coming in new to the facility.
Clinical Educator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary

Job family population: 55,580

Estimated population of Clinical Educator jobs: 51,418

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Clinical Educator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Clinical Nurse Educator, Resurrection Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Jun 4
Chicago, United States
Presence Health
E SUMMARY The Clinical Nurse Educator is a Registered Professional Nurse (RN) that participates within the scope of the Illinois Nurse Practice Act to ensure the delivery of comprehensive, high ...
Director of Clinical Education
Jun 5
Chicago, IL, USA
The Department of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences at Northwestern University Feinber...
... Educator at the rank of Assistant Professor to serve as a Director of Clinical Education for the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program. Executed in collaboration with the Assistant Chair for Clinical ...
Clinical Education Manager
Jun 16
Gurnee, United States
American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, Inc
Minimum Registered Nurse RequiredNurse Educator Certificate Preferred Experience:Two years' experience teaching or lecturing Five years' clinical experience in surgery or procedures; additional ...
Registered Nurse RN
Jun 19
Chicago, IL, USA
Bria Health Services of Forest Edge
Must be a critical thinker and able to make concrete clinical decisions. * General knowledge of ... education - Post discharge follow-up - Newly renovated facilities and patient rooms - In-room ...
Team Leader, Nursing, ED, Resurrection Medical Center, Chicago
Jun 5
Chicago, United States
Presence Health
Serves as a clinical, educational and supervisory resource to the nursing staff. * Makes patient/staff assignments based on key factors such as acuity, staff competency and skill mix in order to ...
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