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Nurse Head Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$107,140 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Nurse Head is $107,140 a year and $52 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Nurse Head is between $75,098 and $132,974. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Nurse Head. 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

  • 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.
Nurse Head Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Registered Nurses

Job family population: 2,906,840

Estimated population of Nurse Head jobs: 91,565

Rate of error: 0.5%

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...

Nurse Head Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant
Jun 14
Oak Brook, IL, USA
Restore Hair
... head of hair, and the company ( RESTORE HAIR ) that helped give it to him. The billboards of ... Due to this success, we are in search of a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant for our ...
Cardiac Catheterization RN, Cardiac Cath Lab, Mercy Medical Center, Aurora
May 24
Aurora, United States
Presence Health
Performs a head-to-toe assessment on all patients and reassesses as per policy including adolescent ... Associate's Degree Nursing, Bachelor of Science Nursing, or Master of Science Nursing required.
Registered Nurse Case Manager
May 6
Libertyville, IL, USA
Global Dynamics
REGISTERED NURSE: * M-F, no nights, weekends or holidays or call ! * 26 days of PTO first year ... Refer unsolved complaints or infractions to the Division Head with recommendations for appropriate ...
Certified Surgical Technician
May 30
Oak Brook, IL, USA
Restore Hair
You've seen and heard the media talking non-stop about Urlacher's new head of hair, and the company ... Certified Surgical Technician, Certified Nursing Assistant, Medical Assistant, or LPN * Fully ...
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