Salary for Postsecondary Nursing Instructors and Teachers

Also known as:  Advanced Nursing Professor, Clinical Nursing Instructor, Clinical Nursing Professor, Registered Nursing Professor helps education professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Postsecondary nursing instructors and teachers lead students in research, teaching and internship projects, develop and assign homeworks, conduct lectures and demonstrate and teach patient care in classroom settings. These professionals may also supervise laboratory and clinical work by students, and advise students regarding career and vocational opportunities. They must also stay informed of the latest developments in the field of nursing. A Master's or doctoral degree and/or professional certification are required for this occupation.

A Postsecondary Nursing Instructor or Teacher can earn wages somewhere between 48000 to 72000 depending on experience and domain knowledge. Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary will normally receive an average pay level of Sixty Six Thousand Nine Hundred dollars every year.

Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary have the highest salaries in California, where they receive pay levels, on average, of approximately $82120. These professionals can receive the highest pay in Health Care and Social Assistance, where they can receive average pay of $91040.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 19.87 percent nationwide in that time.
Postsecondary Nursing Instructors and Teachers tend to make the most in the following industries
Public Administration $91,040
Health Care and Social Assistance $77,670
Educational Services $65,140
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Educational Services $65,140
Health Care and Social Assistance $77,670
Public Administration $91,040