Flight Nurse Salary (United States)

The average wage for a Flight Nurse is $29.02 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Flight Nurse Total Pay (?
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$36,621 - $83,905
(Median)
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84K
MEDIAN: $59,154
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Flight Nurse Total Pay (?
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$23.51 - $38.69
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MEDIAN: $29.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$36,621 - $83,905  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,913  
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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$48,203 - $92,103  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 124
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$23.51 - $38.69  
   
Overtime
$21.14 - $64.18  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,913  
   
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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$48,203 - $92,103  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 124
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Job Description for Flight Nurse
  • Track and document patients' condition and respond as needed.
  • Acquire and operate specialized equipment that may be required for patient transport.
  • Provide for patient care before and during transportation while maintaining all flight crew safety policies.
  • Supervise and coordinate assistants for care as needed.
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Pay by Experience Level for Flight Nurse
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
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Experience Affects Flight Nurse Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 36%
Experienced
up arrow 9%
Mid-Career
up arrow 1%
National Average
$62,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Skills That Affect Flight Nurse Salaries

Flight Nurse, Trauma
up arrow 5%
National Average
$62,000
Emergency/Trauma
up arrow 3%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 24 votes.
Gender
Female
55%
female alumni
 
Male
45%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
8%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 10%
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