Salary and Compensation Study for Nurse Leaders | 2016 Executive Summary
In an ongoing effort to advance nursing practice and promote nursing leadership excellence nationwide, AONE is developing a nurse leader salary and compensation report. This executive summary provides a preview of the full AONE Salary and Compensation Study for Nurse Leaders| 2016.
Executive summary highlights
- Overall job satisfaction remains high. 81 percent of respondents are very (40%) or somewhat (41%) satisfied with their job
- The 10-year mark remains the tipping point for the higher salaries. 60 percent of those with 11-20 years of experience earn $130,000 or more.
- Salaries vary largely, with half falling between $90,000 and $149,999.
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