Registered Nurse (RN) in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average wage for a Registered Nurse (RN) in Chicago, Illinois is $29.38 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Recovery / Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) and Oncology.

$47,417 - $87,773
$47K
$63K
$88K
MEDIAN: $63,359
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$24.94 - $39.15
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MEDIAN: $29.54
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Salary
$47,417 - $87,773  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $5,817  
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$51,126 - $84,085  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 183
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$24.94 - $39.15  
   
Overtime
$13.84 - $61.29  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$-0.50 - $5,817  
   
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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$51,126 - $84,085  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 545

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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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 $59,000 based on 441 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 $67,000 based on 142 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 $74,000 based on 140 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 $80,000 based on 90 salaries.

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 67 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

▲28%

▲19%

▲8%

National Average
$62,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries


▲10%




▲4%


▼0%

Emergency Room (ER)
▼0%

National Average
$62,000


▼1%

Psychiatric
▼1%

Home Health/Home Care
▼1%

▼2%

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 67 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 18%
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