A Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room earns an average wage of $29.34 per hour. A skill in Orthopedics is associated with high pay for this job.
Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room Total Pay (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$41,226 - $86,778
(Median)
41K
50K
60K
73K
87K
MEDIAN: $60,280
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site
Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room Total Pay (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$21.65 - $39.72
(Median)
22
29
34
40
MEDIAN: $29.00
10%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$41,226 - $86,778  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,354  
Profit Sharing
$249.44 - $3,915  
Commission
$0.00 - $82,500  
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).
)
$45,628 - $87,812  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 6,490
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$21.65 - $39.72  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $0.37  
Overtime
$27.27 - $60.65  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,354  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $82,500  
Profit Sharing
$249.44 - $3,915  
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).
)
$45,628 - $87,812  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 6,490
Is Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
United States (change)
Years in Field/Career:

Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location
Popular Employer Salaries for Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room
Job Description for Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room
An operating room registered nurse, also known as a perioperative nurse, cares for patients at all stages of operative care (before, during, and after surgery). There are three areas of the operating room in which such a nurse might focus: circulating, scrub nurse, and first assistant.
Read More...
Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room Tasks
  • Supervise surgical technologists and medical assistants during surgeries.
  • Provide education to patients and their families about the recovery process.
  • Monitor patients for signs of complications during and after operating procedures.
  • Track patients' vital signs during operations.
Read more about: Registered Nurses
Popular Skills for Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room
Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
New York
up arrow 25%
up arrow 15%
up arrow 13%
up arrow 9%
up arrow 7%
up arrow 6%
up arrow 5%
up arrow 2%
National Average
$63,000
up arrow 2%
up arrow 12%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.
Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room Salaries

National Average
$63,000

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room Salaries

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 3%
Operating Room / OR
up arrow 1%
Pediatrics
up arrow 1%
Recovery / Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)
0%
National Average
$63,000
Acute Care
up arrow 3%
Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 3%
Job Satisfaction
Extremely satisfied Image
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 1099 votes.
Gender
Female
86%
female alumni
 
Male
14%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
21%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 19%
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -