How much does a Director of Nursing make in the United States?

Average Director of Nursing Salary

High Confidence

$3,096/week

This is 3% lower than the travel nursing US average of $3,178.

Estimate based on 107 active jobs in the last 90 days.

Where do Directors of Nursing get paid the most?

StateAverage Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
New Hampshire$5,120$5,120
Idaho$4,608$4,608
Iowa$3,847$4,624
North Dakota$3,625$3,708
Georgia$3,617$4,628
Arizona$3,493$3,510
Nebraska$3,464$4,085
Montana$3,460$5,731
Tennessee$3,458$3,458
South Dakota$3,398$3,510

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What cities pay the most for Director of Nursing?

CityAverage Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Shelby, Montana$5,731$5,731
Lebanon, New Hampshire$5,120$5,120
Coquille, Oregon$4,760$4,760
Quincy, California$4,691$4,691
Iowa City, Iowa$4,624$4,624
Orofino, Idaho$4,608$4,608
Valdosta, Georgia$4,283$4,628
Saranac Lake, New York$4,147$4,147
Kearney, Nebraska$4,085$4,085
Alturas, California$4,057$4,057

Top Director of Nursing Jobs

View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Director of NursingCareStaff Partners
Travel Nurse RN - Director of Nursing
Valdosta, Georgia
CareStaff Partners
6 days ago
ASAP13 wks5x8 hrs
$4,628/wk
Travel contract
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Director of NursingAdvantis Medical
Travel Nurse RN - Director of Nursing
Orofino, Idaho
Advantis Medical
a day ago
Jan 313 wks3x12 hrs
$4,608/wk
Travel contract
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Director of NursingArdor Health Solutions
Travel Nurse RN - Director of Nursing
Saranac Lake, New York
Ardor Health Solutions
5 days ago
Dec 2013 wks3x12 hrsCOVID19
$4,147/wk
Travel contract
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View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Director of NursingADN Healthcare
Travel Nurse RN - Director of Nursing
St. Charles Medical Center
Redmond, Oregon
ADN Healthcare
6 days ago
Dec 2713 wks3x12 hrsNights
$3,950/wk
Travel contract
I'm interested
View job details for Travel Nurse RN - Director of NursingAdvantis Medical
Travel Nurse RN - Director of Nursing
Plentywood, Montana
Advantis Medical
6 days ago
ASAP13 wks3x12 hrs
$2,650/wk
Travel contract
I'm interested

What are the highest paying Agencies for Director of Nursing jobs?

Average Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
NuWest Travel Nursing$5,731$5,731
Skyline Med Staff Nursing$4,760$4,760
Ardor Health Solutions$4,634$5,120
Premier Medical Staffing$4,486$4,486
Titan Nurse Staffing$4,085$4,085
Supplemental Health Care$3,500$3,500
Destination Travelcare$3,459$4,624
Medmetry$3,458$3,986
ADN Healthcare$3,448$3,950
Gale Healthcare Solutions$3,374$3,374