Neonatal Nurse (RN) Salary (United States)

The average wage for a Neonatal Nurse (RN) is $29.95 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.
Neonatal Nurse (RN) Salary (?
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$34,905 - $77,371
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $54,133
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Neonatal Nurse (RN) Salary (?
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$19.16 - $44.33
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $29.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$34,905 - $77,371  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,106  
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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$39,402 - $91,572  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 35
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$23$46$69
Hourly Rate
$19.16 - $44.33  
   
Overtime
$11.63 - $68.94  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,106  
   
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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$39,402 - $91,572  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 47
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Job Description for Neonatal Nurse (RN)

  • Document patient's status according to organizational policies and procedures.
  • Assess patient's condition, including biophysical, psychosocial, age specific needs, and safety needs.
  • Deliver patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation.
  • Develop an individualized plan of care utilizing the nursing and medical diagnoses.

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Pay by Experience Level for Neonatal Nurse (RN)

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Experience Affects Neonatal Nurse (RN) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 31%
Late-Career
up arrow 20%
Mid-Career
up arrow 6%
National Average
$59,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
94%
female alumni
 
Male
6%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 11%