Mid-Career Registered Nurse (RN) Salary

Mid-Career Registered Nurses pull down an average of $29.89 per hour. Final cash compensation to Mid-Career Registered Nurses varies from around $49K to approximately $87K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $6K and $5K, respectively. The company and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Women account for the majority of Mid-Career Registered Nurses who took the survey — 89 percent to be exact. 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 somewhere between a fifth and a fourth lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a fair number and dental coverage is claimed by the greater part. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$43,726 - $86,450
$44K
$63K
$86K
MEDIAN: $63,091
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$23.66 - $40.72
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$0$87K
Salary $43,726 - $86,450
Bonus $206.32 - $5,987
Profit Sharing $302.01 - $5,364
Commission $1,017
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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$48,801 - $87,091
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,840
Hourly Data $0$61
Hourly Rate $23.66 - $40.72
Hourly Tips $1.27 - $12.33
Overtime $16.30 - $61.10
Annual Data $0$87K
Bonus $206.32 - $5,987
Commission $1,017
Profit Sharing $302.01 - $5,364
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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$48,801 - $87,091
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 11,452

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Many Mid-Career Registered Nurses can be found at HCA, Inc., Kaiser Permanente, Banner Health, DaVita Inc., and V.A. Medical Center, firms that are at the top of the field. Mid-Career Registered Nurses seeking a sizable paycheck can earn the most at Kaiser Permanente, where the median salary comes to $118K, though the large pay difference between employees at the top ($71K) and those starting out ($172K) creates a rather diverse pay scale. Mid-Career Registered Nurses can also look forward to large paychecks at Methodist ($70K), Providence Hospital ($69K), and Banner Health ($67K).

Home Health and Hospice Care reports the lowest median salary in the area by far — it's only $52K, less than half of the top paying employer's rate. Mercy Hospital, Select Specialty Hospitals, and St. Joseph's Hospital also scrape the bottom of the pay scale, with median earnings hovering around $58K, $60K, and $61K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $63,038

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

For Mid-Career Registered Nurses, busy San Diego offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 35 percent above the national average. Mid-Career Registered Nurses will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+32 percent), New York (+29 percent), Philadelphia (+18 percent), and Seattle (+15 percent). In Indianapolis, salaries are 9 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market.

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1403 votes.
5-9 years
80%
10-19 years
20%
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Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

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Medicine / Surgery
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Case Management
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National Average
$63,000

Cardiology
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 1403 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 22%
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