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Head Nurse Psychiatric Unit Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$109,562 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Head Nurse Psychiatric Unit is $109,562 a year and $53 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Head Nurse Psychiatric Unit is between $76,795 and $135,980. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Supervises and coordinates nursing activities in hospital unit.
  • Assigns duties and coordinates nursing service.
  • Evaluates nursing activities to ensure patient care, staff relations, and efficiency of service.
  • Notes nursing care and visits patients to ensure that nursing care is carried out as directed and that treatment administered in accordance with physician's instructions.
  • Directs preparation and maintenance of patients' clinical records.
  • Requires RN license.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Head Nurse Psychiatric Unit Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Registered Nurse, Inpatient Geriatric Psychiatric Unit
Oct 13
Manchester, United States
Utilizing the nursing process, provides high quality direct and indirect patient centered care ... of psychiatric patients. Effectively uses psychological and physical management techniques to ...
Nurse Practitioner Psychiatry (9868511123)
Oct 30
Stamford, CT, USA
Provider Matching
This is a full time position in our Psychiatric Inpatient Unit. This individual will provide ... Nurse Practitioner (NP) will perform the duties under the supervision of the Unit Chief Inpatient ...
Director, Behavioral Health
Nov 1
Sharon, CT, USA
B.E. Smith
... will head day-to-day operations for the inpatient geriatric unit and prepare for an increase in ... Bachelor's degree required, Master's preferred (RN not required for this opportunity) The ...
Nurse Manager, Behavioral Health Inpatient
Nov 2
Vernon, United States
Professional Psychiatric Nursing Certification is highly desirable.## Must be trained in PMT and de ... on the unit. 15. Pursues personal and professional growth and development.# Serves as a ...
Registered Nurse (RN) - Behavioral Health Crisis
Nov 12
Meriden, United States
Hartford Healthcare
The Acute Behavioral Unit in the Emergency Room provides its patients with the highest level of ... Our multi-disciplinary team is comprised of Psychiatrists, Registered Nurses, Nurse Technicians ...