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Dialysis Registered Nurse (RN) Salary

For Dialysis Registered Nurses, hourly average wages total $29.72 per hour. The pay spectrum stretches from $23.78 per hour to $37.07. The most influential factor affecting pay for this group is geography, though the specific employer and years of experience have a (lesser) impact as well. There are far more female Dialysis Registered Nurses who answered the questionnaire than men, making up 82 percent. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction for Dialysis Registered Nurses is high. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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$46,161 - $87,013
(Median)
$46K
$65K
$87K
MEDIAN: $64,823
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$23.78 - $37.07
(Median)
$24
$30
$37
MEDIAN: $29.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$46,161 - $87,013  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,038  
Profit Sharing
$394.53 - $2,980  
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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$49,714 - $80,435  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 169
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$23.78 - $37.07  
   
Overtime
$16.89 - $53.74  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,038  
   
Profit Sharing
$394.53 - $2,980  
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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$49,714 - $80,435  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,419

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Job Description for Dialysis Registered Nurse (RN)

Dialysis registered nurses are registered nurses (RNs) who specialize in the process of dialysis, which is a procedure that cleans the blood of patients who have kidney disease. RNs have at least a bachelor’s degree in nursing and have passed their state's exam to become an RN. RNs who work with dialysis patients must have a few years of prior experience.

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Dialysis Registered Nurse (RN) Tasks

  • Develop and maintain policies and procedures as directed.
  • Participate in the maintenance of Quality Control program as directed.
  • Ensure that pertinent documentation and paperwork are accurate and complete.
  • Manage dialysis treatments according to the orders.
  • Participate in short and long term planning and goal setting for the patients.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Dialysis Registered Nurse (RN)


DaVita Inc., Fresenius Medical Care Holdings, Inc., Fresinius, American Renal Associates, and Dialysis Clinics, Inc. are top-notch employers for Dialysis Registered Nurses in this area. FMC Corporation attracts talent by shelling out the biggest paychecks in the area — the median in that office is $72K. Dialysis Registered Nurses can also look forward to large paychecks at American Renal Associates ($68K), Fresinius ($67K), and U.S. Renal Care, Inc. ($63K).

A few other companies with smaller-than-average paychecks include Fresenius Medical Care Holdings, Inc. ($61K), DaVita Inc. ($62K), and Dialysis Clinics, Inc. ($62K).

Popular Skills for Dialysis Registered Nurse (RN)


Dialysis Registered Nurses generally report applying a varied skill set to their work. Most notably, skills in Intensive Care Unit, Emergency Room, hemodialysis, and Critical Care are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 6 percent and 11 percent. Competency in Critical Care frequently indicates knowledge of Dialysis.

Pay by Experience Level for Dialysis Registered Nurse (RN)

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


For Dialysis Registered Nurses, level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience have a median salary of $60K. Those who have been around for five to 10 years can expect to take home more — $63K on average. Dialysis Registered Nurses claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $68K. More than 20 years of experience mean a somewhat bigger median paycheck of $69K, but it's not much more than what less experienced people make.

Pay Difference by Location


Surpassing the national average by 20 percent, Dialysis Registered Nurses in New York receive some of the highest pay in the country. Dialysis Registered Nurses can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New Orleans (+13 percent), Los Angeles (+11 percent), Denver (+10 percent), and Philadelphia (+8 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 10 percent south of the national average, can be found in San Antonio.

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Experience Affects Dialysis Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries




National Average
$63,000


Skills That Affect Dialysis Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 11%

hemodialysis
up arrow 6%

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 6%

Critical Care
up arrow 4%

peritoneal dialysis
up arrow 3%

Dialysis
up arrow 2%

Charge Nurse
up arrow 2%

Acute Care
up arrow 1%

National Average
$63,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 147 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 16%
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