Registered Nurse (RN) in Lincoln, Nebraska Salary

The average Lincoln Registered Nurse earns approximately $24.79 per hour. Some workers in this field — approximately one-third — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by the larger part and dental plans are enjoyed by the greater part. The vast majority (88 percent) of Registered Nurses in Lincoln, Neb. who took the survey are female. Something to celebrate is that most people in this position are highly satisfied with their jobs. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$21.57 - $30.01
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MEDIAN: $24.79
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$21.57 - $30.01  
   
Overtime
$13.81 - $45.50  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$900  
   
Total Pay (?
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$45,292 - $65,018  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 44

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About Lincoln, Nebraska

Lancaster County, Nebraska
277,346
Male:
138,544 (50.0%)
Female:
138,802 (50.0%)
Lincoln (pronounced /ˈlɪŋkən/) is the capital of the U.S. state of Nebraska and the county seat of Lancaster County. The city covers 92.81 square miles (240.38 km2) with a population of 277,348 in 2015. It is the second-most populous city in Nebraska and the 72nd-largest in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area in the southeastern part of the state called the Lincoln-Beatrice Metropolitan Area. The metropolitan area is home to 345,478 people, making it the 105th-largest combined statistical area in the United States. The city was founded in 1856 as the village of Lancaster on the wild salt marshes of what was to become Lancaster County. In 1867, the village of Lancaster became Nebraska's state capital and was renamed Lincoln. Bertram G. Goodhue designed state capitol building was completed in 1932 and is the second tallest capitol in the United States....
Lincoln:
$51,503
Nebraska:
$54,996
$770
Lincoln:
$155,100
Nebraska:
$141,600
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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


People who have worked for fewer than five years bring home $50K on average. Median compensation in the five-to-10 year group, however, is higher at approximately $51K. Lincoln Registered Nurses bring in $61K after working for 10 to 20 years. Folks who claim more than 20 years of relevant experience actually report a comparatively lower median income of $57K.

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Experienced
▲16%

Late-Career
▲9%

National Average
$52,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼5%

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Acute Care
▼0%

National Average
$52,000

Geriatrics
▼2%

Medicine / Surgery
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 32%
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