Average Nurse Educator Salary in Connecticut

Nurse educators in Connecticut earn an average of $97,976 per year (or $47.10 per hour).

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15% higher than the national average
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Connecticut nurse educators earn 15% higher than the national average salary for nurse educators, at $84,768 (or $40.75 per hour).

Nurse educator salary range in Connecticut

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $122,379 $58
75th Percentile $110,360 $53
Median $92,808 $44
25th Percentile $85,526 $41

80% of Connecticut nurse educators earn between $68,029 and $122,379.

Cost-of-living adjusted nurse educator salary in Connecticut

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Connecticut nurse educators earn about $94,755 per year. Cost-of-living in Connecticut is 3% higher than the national average, meaning they face higher prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Connecticut for nurse educators

Stamford, CT $100,654 per year
East Hartford, CT $96,194 per year

Connecticut nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where nurse educators are paid the highest is Stamford, where the average nurse educators salary is $100,654 and 7,250 registered nurses are currently employed. The East Hartford area comes in second, with a $96,194 average nurse educator salary and 11,950 registered nurses employed.

Nurse educators salaries in other states

California $130,735 per year
Oregon $102,423 per year
Massachusetts $114,817 per year
Washington $99,750 per year
New York $93,320 per year
Nevada $95,733 per year
New Jersey $84,593 per year
Minnesota $88,567 per year
Maryland $84,813 per year
Arizona $85,485 per year

How much do other nurses get paid in Connecticut?

Neurology Nurse $106,236 per year
Nurse Manager $102,590 per year
PACU Nurse $99,986 per year
Substance Abuse Nurse $97,903 per year
Research Nurse $97,903 per year
Infusion Nurse $97,903 per year
Ambulatory Nurse $97,903 per year
Trauma Nurse $97,903 per year
Diabetes Nurse $96,862 per year
Orthopedics Nurse $96,862 per year

At a $97,976 average annual salary, nurse educators in Connecticut tend to earn less than neurology nurses ($106,236), nurse managers ($102,590), and PACU nurses ($99,986). They tend to earn more than substance abuse nurses ($97,903), research nurses ($97,903), infusion nurses ($97,903), ambulatory nurses ($97,903), trauma nurses ($97,903), diabetes nurses ($96,862), and orthopedics nurses ($96,862).

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