A Registered Nurse (RN) with medical surgical skills earns an average wage of $27.42 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$21.88 - $41.23
$22
$27
$41
MEDIAN: $27.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$23$46$69
Hourly Rate
$21.88 - $41.23  
   
Overtime
$54.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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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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$45,048 - $93,898  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 49

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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.

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
18%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 45%

Mid-Career
up arrow 22%

Late-Career
up arrow 10%

National Average
$57,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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