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Mid-Career Registered Nurse (RN) Salary

Average Mid-Career Registered Nurses make around $28.10 per hour. The particular firm and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, just under a fourth are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a fair number and dental insurance is reported by a majority. Most Mid-Career Registered Nurses like their work and job satisfaction is high. There are far more female Mid-Career Registered Nurses who answered the questionnaire than men, making up 90 percent. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$40,569 - $80,319
(Median)
$41K
$60K
$80K
MEDIAN: $59,553
10%
50%
90%

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$21.82 - $38.40
(Median)
$22
$28
$38
MEDIAN: $28.00
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National Salary 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$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$40,569 - $80,319  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,174  
Profit Sharing
$193.92 - $3,606  
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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$45,230 - $82,133  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 3,104
National Hourly Rate 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$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$21.82 - $38.40  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.67 - $6.08  
Overtime
$15.02 - $57.55  
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.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,174  
   
Profit Sharing
$193.92 - $3,606  
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).
)
$45,230 - $82,133  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 13,422

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Popular Employer Salaries for Mid-Career Registered Nurse (RN)


Many Mid-Career Registered Nurses can be found at Kaiser Permanente, DaVita Inc., HCA, Inc., Fresenius Medical Care Holdings, Inc., and Banner Health, firms that are at the top of the field. Although Kaiser Permanente boasts the highest average salary in town at $94K, employee compensation still varies greatly — workers can make as little as $64K or as much as $145K. Those in search of high salaries should also consider Memorial Hermann Healthcare System, Memorial Hermann Hospital, and Providence Hospital, top-paying firms where Mid-Career Registered Nurses rake in a $72K, $68K, or $67K, respectively.

Mercy Hospital offers the lowest pay in the field with a median salary of just $51K. There's also little variation in pay at the company, with pay ranging from $40K to $65K. Also sliding in at the lower end of the scale are Florida Hospital ,Orlando Florida ($55K), Memorial Hospital ($57K), and Select Specialty Hospitals ($58K).

Pay Difference by Location


Mid-Career Registered Nurses will find that Los Angeles offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 39 percent. Mid-Career Registered Nurses will also find cushy salaries in San Diego (+34 percent), New York (+26 percent), Philadelphia (+18 percent), and Seattle (+17 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 9 percent south of the national average, can be found in Indianapolis.

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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
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Telemetry
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Acute Care
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Oncology
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Recovery / Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)
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Medicine / Surgery
0%

Cardiology
0%

Case Management
0%

Emergency Room (ER)
0%

National Average
$60,000

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
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Home Health/Home Care
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Psychiatric
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Pediatrics
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Hospice
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Geriatrics
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2587 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 66%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 22%
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