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Clinical Nurse Educator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$89,587 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Clinical Nurse Educator is $89,587 a year and $43 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Clinical Nurse Educator is between $63,341 and $111,007. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Clinical Nurse 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

  • Teaches and demonstrates patient care in classroom and clinical units of hospital to nursing students and nursing personnel, and educates them in principles and application and improved methods of physical, biological, and psychological subjects related to nursing.
  • Lectures students, conducts and supervises laboratory work, assigns lessons, and directs seminars and panels.
  • Supervises student nurses and demonstrates patient care in clinical units of hospital.
  • Requires an RN license in addition to experience and/or additional training.
Clinical Nurse Educator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary

Job family population: 55,580

Estimated population of Clinical Nurse 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 Nurse Educator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Assistant Clinical Nurse Manager, ICU, 40hrs, PM/NOC, Evanston/Skokie
Jun 10
Evanston, IL, USA
Northshore University HealthSystem
The Assistant Clinical Nurse Manager has 24-hour accountability and responsibility on the Intensive Care Unit for the professional nursing practice, professional development and education of staff.
Clinical Documentation Nurse Consultants - Nationwide
May 23
Chicago, IL, USA
talentRISE for a healthcare consulting firm
This role is responsible for education and training, client shadowing and support, chart reviews ... Qualifications: • Clinical credential • LPN, BSN, BA, MBA, MA or MS from an accredited college ...
Mar 27
Gary, United States
The Methodist Hospitals
This position acts as a clinical practitioner, educator, researcher, consultant and leader in his/her specialty area. In collaboration with nursing management, works to establish a philosophy of care ...
Registered Nurse (RN)
Jun 9
Chicago, IL, USA
Spectrum Healthcare Resources
Educational programs for federal employees using FOH (Federal Occupational Health) training ... Recent clinical experience required * AHA (American Heart Association) Basic Life Support ...
Clinical Research Nurse 2 - Gastroenterology
May 29
Chicago, United States
Rush University Medical Center
The Clinical Research Nurse II is responsible for subject recruitment, eligibility, enrollment, informed consent, retention, education, and protocol adherence. Clinical responsibilities include ...
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