Average Nurse Manager Salary in Texas

Nurse managers in Texas earn an average of $84,168 per year (or $40.47 per hour).

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5% lower than the national average
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Texas nurse managers earn 5% lower than the national average salary for nurse managers, at $88,804 (or $42.69 per hour).

Nurse manager salary range in Texas

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $105,391 $50
75th Percentile $99,274 $47
Median $82,253 $39
25th Percentile $66,583 $32

80% of Texas nurse managers earn between $63,594 and $105,391.

Cost-of-living adjusted nurse manager salary in Texas

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Texas nurse managers earn about $84,591 per year. Cost-of-living in Texas is 0% lower than the national average, meaning they face lower prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Texas for nurse managers

Sugar Land, TX $89,242 per year
Fort Worth-Arlington, TX $87,508 per year
Round Rock, TX $86,625 per year
New Braunfels, TX $83,902 per year
El Paso, TX $73,657 per year

Texas nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where nurse managers are paid the highest is Sugar Land, where the average nurse managers salary is $89,242 and 54,540 registered nurses are currently employed. The Fort Worth-Arlington area comes in second, with a $87,508 average nurse manager salary and 62,840 registered nurses employed.

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
New Jersey $95,805 per year
Connecticut $102,590 per year
Minnesota $98,688 per year

How much do other nurses get paid in Texas?

Quality Assurance Nurse $85,430 per year
Cath Lab Nurse $85,430 per year
Aesthetic Nurse $85,430 per year
Bariatric Nurse $84,750 per year
Vascular Nurse $84,226 per year
Float Pool Nurse $84,012 per year
Transport Nurse $83,488 per year
OR Nurse $83,488 per year
PACU Nurse $83,488 per year
Transplant Nurse $83,488 per year

At a $84,168 average annual salary, nurse managers in Texas tend to earn less than quality assurance nurses ($85,430), cath lab nurses ($85,430), aesthetic nurses ($85,430), bariatric nurses ($84,750), and vascular nurses ($84,226). They tend to earn more than float pool nurses ($84,012), transport nurses ($83,488), OR nurses ($83,488), PACU nurses ($83,488), and transplant nurses ($83,488).

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