Nurse Operating Room Salary

The average wage for a Nurse Operating Room is $31.91 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.

$38,706 - $76,026
$39K
$58K
$76K
MEDIAN: $57,931
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50%
90%

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$24.99 - $50.99
$25
$32
$51
MEDIAN: $31.91
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$38,706 - $76,026  
   
Total Pay (?
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$48,896 - $97,177  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$23$46$69
Hourly Rate
$24.99 - $50.99  
   
Overtime
$3.14 - $66.42  
National Annualized Data (?
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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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$48,896 - $97,177  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 44

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Job Description for Nurse Operating Room

An operating room nurse is a registered nurse who assists surgeons in an operating room in a hospital or clinic and provides care for patients before, during, and after surgical procedures. They also educate patients regarding their upcoming procedures and assess them on a number of health scales before the operation.

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Pay by Experience Level for Nurse Operating Room

Pay by Experience for a Nurse Operating Room has a positive trend. An entry-level Nurse Operating Room with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 24 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Nurse Operating Room with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Nurse Operating Room which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 13 salaries. A Nurse Operating Room with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 11 salaries.

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Key Stats for Nurse Operating Room

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Nurse Operating Room Salaries

Experienced
▲8%

Mid-Career
▲5%

Late-Career
▲2%

National Average
$68,000

Entry-Level
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 15%
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