Charge Nurse (RN) with Geriatrics Skills Salary

Earnings for RN Charge Nurses with Geriatrics skills come in at around $25.96 per hour on average. Pay generally varies between $21.09 per hour and $34.10. Most RN Charge Nurses with Geriatrics skills like their work and job satisfaction is high. Health benefits are not claimed by all — just under one in three lack any form of coverage — but the greater part have medical insurance, and a majority have dental, too. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$45,658 - $81,000
(Median)
$46K
$63K
$81K
MEDIAN: $63,132
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$21.09 - $34.10
(Median)
$21
$26
$34
MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$45,658 - $81,000  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $632  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$44,788 - $73,987  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 44
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$21.09 - $34.10  
   
Hourly Tips
$7.14  
Overtime
$23.84 - $46.82  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $632  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$44,788 - $73,987  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 390
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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.


The average beginner in this position makes around $53K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $60K. RN Charge Nurses with Geriatrics skills who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $59K. Big financial gains seem to result from working for more than two decades; veterans in this group report earning $64K on average.

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Experience Affects Charge Nurse (RN) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 14%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

National Average
$56,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 95 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
medical benefits
Vision: 47%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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