Average Nurse Manager Salary in Massachusetts

Nurse managers in Massachusetts earn an average of $115,956 per year (or $55.75 per hour).

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30% higher than the national average
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Massachusetts nurse managers earn 30% higher than the national average salary for nurse managers, at $88,804 (or $42.69 per hour).

Nurse manager salary range in Massachusetts

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $181,572 $87
75th Percentile $144,288 $69
Median $113,952 $54
25th Percentile $91,104 $43

80% of Massachusetts nurse managers earn between $73,416 and $181,572.

Cost-of-living adjusted nurse manager salary in Massachusetts

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Massachusetts nurse managers earn about $107,966 per year. Cost-of-living in Massachusetts is 7% higher than the national average, meaning they face higher prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Massachusetts for nurse managers

Boston, MA $119,940 per year
Worcester, MA $106,044 per year
Springfield, MA $97,356 per year

Massachusetts nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where nurse managers are paid the highest is Boston, where the average nurse managers salary is $119,940 and 66,120 registered nurses are currently employed. The Worcester area comes in second, with a $106,044 average nurse manager salary and 7,210 registered nurses employed.

Nurse managers salaries in other states

California $129,689 per year
Oregon $104,320 per year
Alaska $97,230 per year
Washington $101,217 per year
New York $97,986 per year
Nevada $102,713 per year
New Jersey $95,805 per year
Connecticut $102,590 per year
Minnesota $98,688 per year
Maryland $88,582 per year

How much do other nurses get paid in Massachusetts?

Cath Lab Nurse $128,840 per year
Aesthetic Nurse $123,471 per year
Radiology Nurse $122,398 per year
Transplant Nurse $120,250 per year
PACU Nurse $118,103 per year
Nurse Educator $114,817 per year
Endoscopy Nurse $113,808 per year
Neurology Nurse $112,735 per year
Vascular Nurse $111,661 per year
Mother Baby Nurse $107,366 per year

At a $115,956 average annual salary, nurse managers in Massachusetts tend to earn less than cath lab nurses ($128,840), aesthetic nurses ($123,471), radiology nurses ($122,398), transplant nurses ($120,250), and PACU nurses ($118,103). They tend to earn more than nurse educators ($114,817), endoscopy nurses ($113,808), neurology nurses ($112,735), vascular nurses ($111,661), and mother baby nurses ($107,366).

More about nurse managers

Nurse managers oversee the day-to-day work of nurses in a hospital or clinical setting. They serve as clinical and administrative leaders of their units, leading patient care while also supervising other nurses.

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