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Hospice Nurse

Hospice Nurse Salary

  Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $113,000 $9,416 $2,173 $54
75th Percentile $88,500 $7,375 $1,701 $43
Average $81,417 $6,784 $1,565 $39
25th Percentile $67,000 $5,583 $1,288 $32
$39,000 - $47,999
7% of jobs
$48,000 - $56,999
0% of jobs
$57,000 - $65,999
15% of jobs
$67,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$66,000 - $74,999
19% of jobs
The average salary is $81,417 a year
$75,000 - $83,999
24% of jobs
$88,500 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$84,000 - $92,999
16% of jobs
$93,000 - $101,999
5% of jobs
$102,000 - $110,999
4% of jobs
$113,000 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$111,000 - $119,999
4% of jobs
$120,000 - $128,999
1% of jobs
$129,000 - $138,000
1% of jobs

National Average

$39,000 $81,417/year $39/hour $138,000
Hospice Nurse Salary Comparison by Location
Nationwide
United States
$81,417
$6,784
$1,565
$39
Ashburn, VA
Virginia
$82,534
$6,878
$1,587
$40

As of Nov 24, 2020, the average annual pay for a Hospice Nurse in the United States is $81,417 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $39.14 an hour. This is the equivalent of $1,566/week or $6,785/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $138,000 and as low as $39,000, the majority of Hospice Nurse salaries currently range between $67,000 (25th percentile) to $88,500 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $113,000 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Hospice Nurse varies greatly (by as much as $21,500), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Hospice Nurse job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. A Hospice Nurse in your area makes on average $82,534 per year, or $1,117 (1%) more than the national average annual salary of $81,417. Virginia ranks number 15 out of 50 states nationwide for Hospice Nurse salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Hospice Nurse jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

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Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Hospice Nurse Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Hospice Nurse job is above the national average. Topping the list is San Mateo, CA, with Boston, MA and Santa Monica, CA close behind in the second and third positions. Santa Monica, CA beats the national average by $13,339 (15.1%), and San Mateo, CA furthers that trend with another $16,132 (18.0%) above the $81,417 average.

Importantly, San Mateo, CA has a moderately active Hospice Nurse job market with only a few companies currently hiring for this type of role.

With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Hospice Nurse appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 7% between San Mateo, CA and Springfield, MA, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for a Hospice Nurse role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
San Mateo, CA$97,550$8,129$1,876$46.90
Boston, MA$96,006$8,001$1,846$46.16
Santa Monica, CA$94,757$7,896$1,822$45.56
Renton, WA$94,449$7,871$1,816$45.41
Berkeley, CA$94,040$7,837$1,808$45.21
Daly City, CA$93,777$7,815$1,803$45.09
Lowell, MA$92,950$7,746$1,788$44.69
Richmond, CA$91,740$7,645$1,764$44.11
Newark, NJ$91,500$7,625$1,760$43.99
Springfield, MA$90,884$7,574$1,748$43.69

Top 5 Best Paying Related Hospice Nurse Jobs in the U.S.

We found at least five jobs related to the Hospice Nurse job category that pay more per year than a typical Hospice Nurse salary. Top examples of these roles include: Hospice Palliative Care Physician, Medical Director of Hospice, and Vice President Hospice.

Importantly, all of these jobs are paid between $34,246 (34.8%) and $84,850 (68.5%) more than the average Hospice Nurse salary of $81,417. If you’re qualified, getting hired for one of these related Hospice Nurse jobs may help you make more money than that of the average Hospice Nurse position.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Hospice Palliative Care Physician$166,267$13,856$3,197$79.94
Medical Director of Hospice$143,910$11,992$2,768$69.19
Vice President Hospice$139,704$11,642$2,687$67.17
Hospice Physician$134,566$11,214$2,588$64.70
Hospice Palliative Care$115,663$9,639$2,224$55.61
About Our Data
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Data used to develop this report includes ADP data. ADP is an exclusive provider of employee payroll data for ZipRecruiter.

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