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Nurse Instructor Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$89,625 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Nurse Instructor is $89,625 a year and $43 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Nurse Instructor is between $63,368 and $111,054. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Nurse Instructor. 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.
Nurse Instructor Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary

Job family population: 55,580

Estimated population of Nurse Instructor 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...

Nurse Instructor Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Clinical Instructor for CNA Program and Intro to Health Professions Instructor
Jun 14
Romeoville, United States
Wilco Area Career Center
... Instructor for CNA Program Must be a Registered Nurse in State of Illinois for 2 years. ... Must have 1 year nursing experience with nursing care, including personal care and activities of ...
Experienced CNA Instructor - Review New Curriculum
Apr 26
Aurora, IL, USA
Straightaway Health Careers
... impact nurse aide recruitment, training, and retention in SNF * become part of nationwide SME group serving in an Advisory Group capacity related to content evaluation, instructor recruitment ...
Adjunct Instructor, Nursing Education
May 18
Crest Hill, United States
Joliet Junior College
Adjunct INSTRUCTOR , NURSING EDUCATION STATUS : Adjunct DEPARTMENT : Nursing, Allied Health ... as R.N. 3. Recent work experience in nursing 4. Expertise in appropriate technologies for ...
May 29
Gary, United States
The Methodist Hospitals
Must obtain Trauma Nursing Core Course Instructor status within two years. * Requires computer and systems competency in the following areas: enters data, retrieves data, assembles and organizes data ...
Residential Adjunct Instructor - Clinical Lab Apps & Diagnostic Procedures
Apr 12
Mokena, United States
Rasmussen College
If RMA, NCMA, LPN, or RN, requires three o
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