Average Nurse Manager Salary in New Jersey

Nurse managers in New Jersey earn an average of $95,805 per year (or $46.06 per hour).

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New Jersey
7% higher than the national average
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New Jersey nurse managers earn 7% higher than the national average salary for nurse managers, at $88,804 (or $42.69 per hour).

Nurse manager salary range in New Jersey

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $126,034 $60
75th Percentile $106,113 $51
Median $101,146 $48
25th Percentile $83,371 $40

80% of New Jersey nurse managers earn between $75,755 and $126,034.

Cost-of-living adjusted nurse manager salary in New Jersey

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, New Jersey nurse managers earn about $86,155 per year. Cost-of-living in New Jersey is 11% higher than the national average, meaning they face higher prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Nurse managers salaries in other states

California $129,689 per year
Oregon $104,320 per year
Alaska $97,230 per year
Massachusetts $115,956 per year
Washington $101,217 per year
New York $97,986 per year
Nevada $102,713 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 New Jersey?

Primary Care Nurse $101,920 per year
Radiology Nurse $101,920 per year
Quality Assurance Nurse $99,882 per year
Gastroenterology Nurse $97,843 per year
PACU Nurse $97,843 per year
Substance Abuse Nurse $96,620 per year
Aesthetic Nurse $95,805 per year
Psychiatric Nurse $95,805 per year
Pain Management Nurse $95,805 per year
OR Nurse $95,805 per year

At a $95,805 average annual salary, nurse managers in New Jersey tend to earn less than primary care nurses ($101,920), radiology nurses ($101,920), quality assurance nurses ($99,882), gastroenterology nurses ($97,843), PACU nurses ($97,843), and substance abuse nurses ($96,620). They tend to earn more than aesthetic nurses ($95,805), psychiatric nurses ($95,805), pain management nurses ($95,805), and OR nurses ($95,805).

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