Average Nurse Manager Salary in Memphis

Nurse managers in Memphis earn an average of $75,841 per year (or $36.46 per hour).

United States
Memphis, TN
14% lower than the national average
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Memphis nurse managers earn 14% lower than the national average salary for nurse managers, at $88,804 (or $42.69 per hour).

Nurse manager salary range in Memphis, TN

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $104,822 $50
75th Percentile $86,922 $41
Median $69,066 $33
25th Percentile $66,619 $32

80% of Memphis nurse managers earn between $54,154 and $104,822.

Cost-of-living adjusted nurse manager salary in Memphis

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Memphis, TN
Overall Average
Memphis, TN

Adjusted for cost-of-living, Memphis nurse managers earn about $81,813 per year. Cost-of-living in Memphis is 7% lower than the national average, meaning they face lower prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Tennessee for nurse managers

Franklin, TN $78,487 per year
Knoxville, TN $67,361 per year

Tennessee nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where nurse managers are paid the highest is Franklin, where the average nurse managers salary is $78,487 and 20,850 registered nurses are currently employed. The Knoxville area comes in second, with a $67,361 average nurse manager salary and 7,930 registered nurses employed.

How much do other nurses get paid in Memphis, TN?

Case Management Nurse $80,897 per year
Dialysis Nurse $80,286 per year
Oncology Nurse $77,948 per year
Renal Nurse $77,484 per year
Substance Abuse Nurse $76,894 per year
PACU Nurse $76,662 per year
Nurse Educator $74,787 per year
Vascular Nurse $73,734 per year
Trauma Nurse $73,250 per year
Transplant Nurse $72,765 per year

At a $75,841 average annual salary, nurse managers in Memphis tend to earn less than case management nurses ($80,897), dialysis nurses ($80,286), oncology nurses ($77,948), renal nurses ($77,484), substance abuse nurses ($76,894), and PACU nurses ($76,662). They tend to earn more than nurse educators ($74,787), vascular nurses ($73,734), trauma nurses ($73,250), and transplant nurses ($72,765).

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