Registered Nurse (RN) Salary with Geriatrics skills

For Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills, hourly average wages total $25.43 per hour. Pay generally varies between $20.08 per hour and $34.09. Compensation for this group is mainly affected by the particular firm, but geography and experience level are influential factors as well. While some workers in this profession — just under a third — do not have any health coverage, a majority do receive medical benefits and the larger part have dental insurance. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$39,396 - $76,459
(Median)
$39K
$58K
$76K
MEDIAN: $57,694
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$20.08 - $34.09
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$20
$25
$34
MEDIAN: $25.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$39,396 - $76,459  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $976  
Profit Sharing
$49.66 - $7,891  
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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$41,926 - $74,153  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 993
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$20.08 - $34.09  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $10.17  
Overtime
$17.88 - $50.19  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $976  
   
Profit Sharing
$49.66 - $7,891  
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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$41,926 - $74,153  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 5,863
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Popular Employer Salaries for Registered Nurse (RN) with Geriatrics skills


Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills flock to Kindred Healthcare, Golden LivingCenters, HCR ManorCare, Genesis HealthCare, and Life Care Centers of America, highly regarded companies that employ a generous number of people in this profession. Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills flock to Kindred Hospital for generous paychecks, where average earnings of $70K lead the pack in compensation; however, Kindred Hospital also provides employees with a wide spectrum of compensation ranging from $35K at one end to $87K at the other end. Department of Veteran's Affairs, Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital, and Brookdale Senior Living Inc. are a few other companies that offer generous salaries, with Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills earning around $64K, $62K, or $60K at each firm, respectively.

Others at the bottom of the scale for this job include Trilogy Health Services, LLC at $47K, and Life Care Centers of America where $49K is the norm, but it is worth noting that 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.


For Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills, experience does not seem to be a major factor in determining pay. Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $52K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $57K on average — a distinctly larger sum. After working for 10 to 20 years, Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills make a median salary of $60K. Registered Nurses with Geriatrics skills who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $61K on average.

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Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) with Geriatrics skills Salaries



Mid-Career
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National Average
$55,000

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1033 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: 68% dental benefits Dental: 58%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 30%
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