10 Government Jobs That Pay Over 90K
Healthcare fields, science, and organization optimization are are high-demand.
Registered Nurse or Nurse Consultant
According to the Office of Personnel Management, Many new federal government jobs will be within health care, which already employs more than 140,000 health care workers.
Salary Range: GS-13 ($82,353.00 – $102,945.00)
Projected Growth: 23%
Employees Needed: 587,000
• The primary purpose of this position is to plan, coordinate, monitor and evaluate health care activities for high risk, high cost, and problem prone patients. Insures and facilitates achievement of quality care, appropriate care costing and clinical outcomes.
Expected Duties and Responsibilities
• Responsible for all aspects of Nursing (i.e., administration, education, research and practice)
• Provides oversight for Government Performance and Results (GPRA) clinical objectives for health care, guidance on Electronic Health Record (EHR) clinical applications, and development of models for overall coordinated case management with integration of nursing and related services.
Education Level: The three major educational paths to registered nursing are a bachelor’s degree, an associate degree, and a diploma from an approved nursing program. A Registered Nurse must be licensed.
The Department of Labor offers a OSHA Graduate Nurse Internship Program.