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School of Nursing Director Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$94,537 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a School of Nursing Director is $94,537 a year and $45 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a School of Nursing Director is between $66,649 and $117,237. 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

  • Directs and administers educational program in school of nursing: assists in preparation of budget, and administers program within budgetary limitations.
  • Defines and interprets aims and policies of school.
  • Interviews and appoints faculty and administrative staff.
  • Participates in planning curriculums and schedule of instruction.
  • Participates in establishing qualifications for faculty, staff, and students and in recruiting eligible candidates.
  • Arranges with hospital and other institutions and agencies for students to use their facilities, under faculty supervision, for clinical experience.
  • Maintains student records of educational experience and achievement.
  • May arrange student living accommodations, and social and recreational opportunities.
  • May advise institutions on educational problems.
School of Nursing Director Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Education Administrators, Postsecondary

Job family population: 142,160

Estimated population of School of Nursing Director jobs: 5,541

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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...

School of Nursing Director Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Director of Nursing (DON) - AL & Memory Care
Mar 14
Woodridge, IL, USA
Cedarhurst Living, LLC
We are expanding our leadership team and have a full-time opportunity available for a Director of ... Associates or Bachelor's Degree from an accredited School of Nursing and current state license for ...
Nursing Director / Assisted Living / RN
May 15
Naperville, United States
Sunrise Senior Living
... direct application of the nursing process; perform and document resident assessments, complete ... What you'll bring to Sunrise Senior Living: - Graduation from an approved college or school of ...
Director of Nursing - Home Health
Feb 25
Schaumburg, IL, USA
Medi Link Health Services, LLC
REQUIREMENTS -Previous experience as a home health Director of Nursing or Home Health Nurse Supervisor -Licensed RN to work in IL -Nursing degree from and accredited Nursing School -Solid ...
RN-Director Behavioral Health, Psychiactric Unit, St Joseph Hospital, Chicago
May 4
Chicago, United States
Presence Health
Bachelor's degree in nursing or diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required. Master's degree or combination of Bachelor's degree and experience preferred. Licensure / Certification ...
Director of Health Services
May 7
Lake Villa, United States
Allendale Association
We are seeking a full time , Director of Health Services to be responsible for the implementation ... Master's Degree in Nursing * Experience working in a mental health and/or school environment Job ...
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