Average Nurse Educator Salary in Hayward

Nurse educators in Hayward earn an average of $159,876 per year (or $76.86 per hour).

United States
Hayward, CA
88% higher than the national average
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Hayward nurse educators earn 88% higher than the national average salary for nurse educators, at $84,768 (or $40.75 per hour).

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Nurse educator salary range in Hayward, CA

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $216,409 $104
75th Percentile $179,044 $86
Median $166,434 $80
25th Percentile $127,192 $61

80% of Hayward nurse educators earn between $103,597 and $216,409.

Cost-of-living adjusted nurse educator salary in Hayward

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Hayward, CA
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Hayward, CA

Adjusted for cost-of-living, Hayward nurse educators earn about $136,181 per year. Cost-of-living in Hayward is 17% higher than the national average, meaning they face higher prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in California for nurse educators

Santa Clara, CA $163,661 per year
Sacramento, CA $142,849 per year
Fresno, CA $126,338 per year
Lodi, CA $126,096 per year
Los Angeles, CA $122,416 per year
Ventura, CA $120,751 per year
Carlsbad, CA $119,296 per year
Ontario, CA $117,767 per year
Bakersfield, CA $112,906 per year

California nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where nurse educators are paid the highest is Santa Clara, where the average nurse educators salary is $163,661 and 20,640 registered nurses are currently employed. The Sacramento area comes in second, with a $142,849 average nurse educator salary and 21,770 registered nurses employed.

How much do other nurses get paid in Hayward, CA?

Transport Nurse $184,178 per year
Transplant Nurse $176,504 per year
Fertility Nurse $174,508 per year
Reproductive Nurse $174,508 per year
Endoscopy Nurse $170,108 per year
Womens Health Nurse $166,271 per year
ENT Nurse $166,271 per year
Cath Lab Nurse $166,271 per year
Primary Care Nurse $159,876 per year
Research Nurse $159,237 per year

At a $159,876 average annual salary, nurse educators in Hayward tend to earn less than transport nurses ($184,178), transplant nurses ($176,504), fertility nurses ($174,508), reproductive nurses ($174,508), endoscopy nurses ($170,108), womens health nurses ($166,271), ENT nurses ($166,271), and cath lab nurses ($166,271). They tend to earn more than primary care nurses ($159,876) and research nurses ($159,237).

More about nurse educators

A nurse educator teaches others about the field of nursing in the classroom, hospital and other settings. They design curriculum, research and oversee clinical work. They work with students, patients and their peers. Nurse educators have their nurse license and an advanced degree such as a Masters of Science in Nursing.

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Data sources: rn salary data, cost of living data, proprietary data from Incredible Health