Nursing Informatics Salary 2013 Missouri


As formerly discussed in a previous post, nursing informatics salaries can differ because of different conditions like, job location, education background, position title, software in use, size of hospital, etc.

In the graph below, I have collected recent data from indeed.com, salary.com, and simplyhired.com, in an effort to present a realistic picture of what a professional working in the nursing informatics field actually earns, as based on salaries listed by these career websites.

Even though the widely acclaimed 2011 HIMSS Nursing Informatics workforce survey proclaims that the average salary in the US is averaging around 98k, the data for Missouri paints a different picture.

For Missouri, you will find that the median average salary is around $68,796, and the highest salary averages around $84,835.

If the HIMSS survey were to be accurate, we would see bigger averages in all these ranges, nevertheless this is clearly not what we see!

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Nursing Informatics Salary For Missouri 2013

Average Nursing Informatics Salaries in Missouri

To obtain the data above, I used salary.com as a reference, since in my experience, their salaries tend to be very close to what I have seen across different cities in the USA.

We see the low salary average, the median salary average and the high salary average for nursing informatics positions across different cities in Missouri.

Below those figures, we have the HIMSS inflated nursing informatics salary average of $98,702.

The next two bars show average salaries for jobs that have the title Nursing Informatics Specialist (NI1*), and the other bar shows jobs that have the KEYWORD Nursing Informatics (NI2*).

This means that if a job is advertised as “Nursing Informatics Clinical Director,” and another job is advertised as “Nursing Informatics Entry-Level Trainer,” then both salaries will be average since both titles have the keyword “nursing informatics.”

What the indeed.com salaries on the graph show is that many times even average salaries won’t give us a realistic picture of what salary to expect out there.

Finally we have the simplyhired.com salary average for nursing informatics.

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Learn more about what nursing informatics is.
The difference between nursing and clinical informatics.
Tips to help you in a nursing informatics interview.
To learn if you need a nursing informatics certificate, click here.

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