Registered Nurse (RN) in Bakersfield Salary

A Registered Nurse (RN) in Bakersfield, California earns an average wage of $35.75 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Critical Care and Cardiology.

$52,349 - $77,606
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$64K
$78K
MEDIAN: $64,265
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$27.16 - $50.84
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MEDIAN: $35.75
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Salary
$52,349 - $77,606  
   
Bonus
$5,250  
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$56,752 - $103,907  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Hourly Rate
$27.16 - $50.84  
   
Overtime
$72.00  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$5,250  
   
Total Pay (?
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$56,752 - $103,907  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 57

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About Bakersfield, California

Kern County, California
373,627
Male:
182,154 (48.8%)
Female:
191,473 (51.2%)
Bakersfield is a city located in the San Joaquin Valley of California, where it sits on the southern end of the Central Valley within the Kern County boundaries. The city is 110 mi (180 km) north of Los Angeles and about the same distance south of Fresno. It is an inland city about 135 mi (217 km) east of Pismo Beach on the Pacific Ocean. Bakersfield's population is around 375,000, making it the 9th largest city in California and the 52nd largest city in the United States. The city is also the county seat for Kern County, which encompasses the entire MSA and is the third largest county in California by area. The total Bakersfield inner urban area, which includes East Bakersfield and Rosedale, has a population of about 464,000. Bakersfield is in Kern County which is generally considered part of Southern California and shares its southern border with Los Angeles County. However, many residents...
Bakersfield:
$61,039
California:
$64,500
$979
Bakersfield:
$237,600
California:
$449,100
6.9%

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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN)

Pay by Experience for a Registered Nurse (RN) has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Nurse (RN) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 40 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Nurse (RN) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Registered Nurse (RN) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 14 salaries. A Registered Nurse (RN) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $112,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
24%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Late-Career
▲54%

▲21%

Mid-Career
▲10%

National Average
$73,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

▲17%

Cardiology
▲15%

▲6%

Acute Care
▲2%

National Average
$73,000

Medicine / Surgery
▼1%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
▼6%

Pediatrics
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
24%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 8%