Pay for Experienced Psychiatric Nurses sits in the ballpark of $30.82 per hour. A large number enjoy medical while the larger part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. The vast majority of Experienced Psychiatric Nurses (87 percent) who participated in the survey are women. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Experienced Psychiatric Nurses. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$47,684 - $90,064
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MEDIAN: $62,314
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$25.29 - $40.41
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$47,684 - $90,064  
   
Bonus
$1,017  
Total Pay (?
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$51,451 - $87,833  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 60
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$25.29 - $40.41  
   
Overtime
$32.80 - $60.73  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,017  
   
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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$51,451 - $87,833  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 149

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Key Stats for Psychiatric Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
074
10-19 years
74%
20 years or more
26%
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Skills That Affect Psychiatric Nurse (RN) Salaries

Geriatrics
up arrow 16%

National Average
$65,000

Psychiatric
up arrow 1%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 2%

Acute Care
up arrow 3%

Case Management
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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