Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) with Surgery Intensive Care Unit (SICU) Skills Salary

Median pay for Intensive Care Unit Nurses with Surgery Intensive Care Unit (SICU) skills is around $30.74 per hour. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Intensive Care Unit Nurses with Surgery Intensive Care Unit (SICU) skills making up 77 percent. Most Intensive Care Unit Nurses with Surgery Intensive Care Unit (SICU) skills like their work and job satisfaction is high. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$49,458 - $93,701
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$66K
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MEDIAN: $65,634
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$23.45 - $45.54
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MEDIAN: $30.74
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$49,458 - $93,701  
   
Bonus
$251.68 - $44,698  
Profit Sharing
$375.00  
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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$50,009 - $98,083  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 31
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$24$48$72
Hourly Rate
$23.45 - $45.54  
   
Overtime
$12.59 - $69.09  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$251.68 - $44,698  
   
Profit Sharing
$375.00  
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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$50,009 - $98,083  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 305

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Pay by Experience Level for Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

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


More years of relevant experience do not necessarily translate to higher paychecks. People who have worked for fewer than five years bring home $58K on average. Median compensation in the five-to-10 year group, however, is higher at approximately $66K. On average, Intensive Care Unit Nurses with Surgery Intensive Care Unit (SICU) skills make $74K following one to two decades on the job. Ultimately, more time spent in the workforce does seem to translate to bigger paychecks; seasoned veterans with more than 20 years of experience report a median income of $86K.

Key Stats for Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Salaries

Late-Career
▲32%

Experienced
▲14%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
$65,000

Entry-Level
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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