Registered Nurse (RN) with Geriatrics Skills Salary

The average Registered Nurse with Geriatrics skills earns approximately $27.34 per hour. Earnings for this group are mostly affected by residence, followed by the company and experience level. Health benefits are not claimed by all — one-fourth lack any form of coverage — but a fair number have medical insurance, and a majority have dental, too. Job satisfaction for Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills is high. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$41,674 - $83,049
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$62K
$83K
MEDIAN: $61,673
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$22.12 - $36.14
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$0$83K
Salary $41,674 - $83,049
Bonus $146.81 - $7,248
Profit Sharing $300.00
Commission $983
Total Pay (?
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$46,132 - $79,295
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 728
Hourly Data $0$52
Hourly Rate $22.12 - $36.14
Hourly Tips $1.83
Overtime $18.74 - $52.63
Annual Data $0$79K
Bonus $146.81 - $7,248
Commission $983
Profit Sharing $300.00
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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$46,132 - $79,295
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 4,107

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Well-known firms with a reputation for hiring numerous Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills include Department of Veteran's Affairs, Home Health and Hospice Care, Golden LivingCenters, HCR ManorCare, and Genesis HealthCare. Those at Gentiva Health Services, Inc. can expect to make the most, with the company offering a median salary of $68K. Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills can also look forward to large paychecks at Kindred Hospital ($66K), Department of Veteran's Affairs ($64K), and Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital ($62K).

For Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills, below-average salaries can be found at Sava Senior Care; in fact, average earnings are around $46K, the lowest in the area, though the difference in the company's lowest and highest employee paychecks ($40K versus $74K) is great. Other low-paying employers include Home Health and Hospice Care at $53K and Golden LivingCenters at $54K, though some Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills there earn up to $110K.

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 $55,000 based on 2,618 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 $60,000 based on 1,172 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 $62,000 based on 989 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 $64,000 based on 667 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $58,649

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For those looking to make money, Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills in New York enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 32 percent above the national average. Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+28 percent), Dallas (+22 percent), Philadelphia (+15 percent), and Boston (+14 percent). Trailing the national average by 11 percent, Indianapolis is the market with the smallest paychecks. Orlando and Cincinnati are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 10 percent lower and 7 percent lower, respectively.

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 671 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

▲8%

▲6%

▲3%

National Average
$59,000

Entry-Level
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 671 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 27%
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