Average Quality Assurance Nurse Salary in Minnesota

Quality assurance nurses in Minnesota earn an average of $87,077 per year (or $41.87 per hour).

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Minnesota quality assurance nurses earn 1% higher than the national average salary for quality assurance nurses, at $85,777 (or $41.24 per hour).

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Quality assurance nurse salary range in Minnesota

Annual Salary Hourly Wage
90th Percentile $105,295 $50
75th Percentile $102,984 $49
Median $81,968 $39
25th Percentile $77,502 $37

80% of Minnesota quality assurance nurses earn between $63,056 and $105,295.

Cost-of-living adjusted quality assurance nurse salary in Minnesota

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Adjusted for cost-of-living, Minnesota quality assurance nurses earn about $88,314 per year. Cost-of-living in Minnesota is 1% lower than the national average, meaning they face lower prices for food, housing, and transportation compared to other states.

Highest paying cities in Minnesota for quality assurance nurses

Minneapolis, MN $89,834 per year
Rochester, MN $89,606 per year

Minnesota nursing salaries vary from region to region across the state. The area where quality assurance nurses are paid the highest is Minneapolis, where the average quality assurance nurses salary is $89,834 and 41,850 registered nurses are currently employed. The Rochester area comes in second, with a $89,606 average quality assurance nurse salary and 9,190 registered nurses employed.

Quality assurance nurses salaries in other states

California $121,322 per year
Massachusetts $94,482 per year
Washington $103,173 per year
New York $97,052 per year
Nevada $94,736 per year
New Jersey $99,882 per year
Maryland $87,640 per year
Arizona $79,657 per year
Colorado $92,307 per year
Texas $85,430 per year

How much do other nurses get paid in Minnesota?

Neurology Nurse $102,345 per year
Blood Management Nurse $100,623 per year
Trauma Nurse $100,071 per year
Nurse Manager $98,688 per year
Clinical Informatics Nurse $97,720 per year
Research Nurse $97,362 per year
Urology Nurse $96,037 per year
Transplant Nurse $95,766 per year
Renal Nurse $95,766 per year
Infusion Nurse $95,427 per year

At a $87,077 average annual salary, quality assurance nurses in Minnesota tend to earn less than neurology nurses ($102,345), blood management nurses ($100,623), trauma nurses ($100,071), nurse managers ($98,688), clinical informatics nurses ($97,720), research nurses ($97,362), urology nurses ($96,037), transplant nurses ($95,766), renal nurses ($95,766), and infusion nurses ($95,427).

More about quality assurance nurses

Quality assurance nurses main job is to make sure nursing practices within an agency or department are up to par and to identify areas that are needed for improvement.

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