The average RN Charge Nurse with Obstetrics skills can expect to rake in roughly $32.04 per hour. Medical and dental benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn vision coverage. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$66,000 - $76,302
$73K
MEDIAN: $72,726
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$23.60 - $42.91
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$43
MEDIAN: $32.04
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$72,726  
   
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$50,618 - $98,336  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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Hourly Rate
$23.60 - $42.91  
   
Overtime
$33.22 - $102.91  
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$50,618 - $98,336  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 58

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Pay by Experience Level for Charge Nurse (RN)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


For many RN Charge Nurses with Obstetrics skills, extensive experience does not lead to significantly more money. People who have worked for fewer than five years bring home $54K on average. Median compensation in the five-to-10 year group, however, is higher at approximately $62K. RN Charge Nurses with Obstetrics skills who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $73K. Veterans who have surpassed the 20-year mark may make only slightly more than those who are navigating the mid-career stage; the more senior group reports median earnings of around $77K.

Key Stats for Charge Nurse (RN)

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
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1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
34%
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Experience Affects Charge Nurse (RN) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

National Average
$69,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

Entry-Level
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
34%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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