Average Nurse Educator Salary in Kentucky
Nurse educators in Kentucky earn an average of $65,119 per year (or $31.31 per hour).
Kentucky nurse educators earn 23% lower 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 Kentucky
|Annual Salary||Hourly Wage|
80% of Kentucky nurse educators earn between $46,472 and $79,787.
Cost-of-living adjusted nurse educator salary in Kentucky
Adjusted for cost-of-living, Kentucky nurse educators earn about $72,516 per year. Cost-of-living in Kentucky is 10% lower than the national average, meaning they face lower prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.
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|
|Connecticut||$97,976 per year|
|Minnesota||$88,567 per year|
|Maryland||$84,813 per year|
How much do other nurses get paid in Kentucky?
|Trauma Nurse||$87,641 per year|
|Renal Nurse||$79,264 per year|
|OR Nurse||$75,025 per year|
|Dialysis Nurse||$74,393 per year|
|ICU Nurse||$74,271 per year|
|Oncology Nurse||$73,374 per year|
|Correctional Care Nurse||$73,038 per year|
|Ambulatory Nurse||$71,081 per year|
|Cardiac Care Nurse||$70,419 per year|
|PACU Nurse||$70,419 per year|
At a $65,119 average annual salary, nurse educators in Kentucky tend to earn less than trauma nurses ($87,641), renal nurses ($79,264), OR nurses ($75,025), dialysis nurses ($74,393), ICU nurses ($74,271), oncology nurses ($73,374), correctional care nurses ($73,038), ambulatory nurses ($71,081), cardiac care nurses ($70,419), and PACU nurses ($70,419).
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