Entry-Level Psychiatric Nurse (RN) Salary (United States)

The average wage for an Entry-Level Psychiatric Nurse (RN) is $25.76 per hour.
Entry-Level Psychiatric Nurse (RN) Salary (?
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$38,526 - $76,491
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $50,136
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Entry-Level Psychiatric Nurse (RN) Salary (?
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$21.13 - $32.73
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$38,526 - $76,491  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,952  
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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$41,583 - $71,929  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 86
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$21.13 - $32.73  
   
Overtime
$3.10 - $48.28  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,952  
   
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).
)
$41,583 - $71,929  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 230
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Psychiatric Nurse (RN) Salaries

Psychiatric
0%
National Average
$54,000
Acute Care
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Geriatrics
up arrow 5%
Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 5%
Case Management
up arrow 6%

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Gender

Female
83%
female alumni
 
Male
17%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 65%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 21%
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