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Registered Nurse (RN) Salary with Geriatrics skills

Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills take home an average $25.38 per hour. Compensation ranges from $20.01 per hour on the lower end to $34.03 on the higher end. Earnings for this group are mostly affected by the company, followed by the particular city and tenure. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and just under a third lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a majority and dental coverage is claimed by the larger part. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$39,337 - $76,594
(Median)
$39K
$58K
$77K
MEDIAN: $57,736
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$20.01 - $34.03
(Median)
$20
$25
$34
MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$39,337 - $76,594  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $987  
Profit Sharing
$49.32 - $7,919  
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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$41,805 - $74,156  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,033
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$20.01 - $34.03  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $10.17  
Overtime
$19.70 - $50.29  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $987  
   
Profit Sharing
$49.32 - $7,919  
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).
)
$41,805 - $74,156  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 5,904
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Popular Employer Salaries for Registered Nurse (RN) with Geriatrics skills


Kindred Healthcare, HCR ManorCare, Golden LivingCenters, Genesis HealthCare, and Life Care Centers of America are all popular places to work. Kindred Hospital offers the largest salaries in town ($70K on average), but the considerable range in workers' salaries creates a rather varied pay scale that stretches from $35K to $87K. Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills can also look forward to large paychecks at Department of Veteran's Affairs ($64K), Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital ($62K), and Brookdale Senior Living Inc. ($60K).

Other low-paying employers include Baptist Hospital at $46K and Life Care Centers of America at $49K, though some Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills there earn up to $75K.

Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN) with Geriatrics skills

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


Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $52K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $57K. Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $60K. Folks who have racked up more than 20 years in the field report incomes that aren't that much higher than less experienced individuals' earnings; the veterans make just $62K on average.

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Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) with Geriatrics skills Salaries



Mid-Career
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National Average
$54,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1093 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 67% dental benefits Dental: 58%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 30%
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