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Mid-Career Registered Nurse (RN) Salary

Median pay for Mid-Career Registered Nurses lies in the neighborhood of $28.06 per hour. The company and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Mid-Career Registered Nurses who responded to the questionnaire are largely women, dominating at 90 percent. Job satisfaction for Mid-Career Registered Nurses is high. Although a fair number have medical coverage and more than half have dental coverage, just over one in five claim no health benefits at all. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$40,499 - $80,216
(Median)
$40K
$59K
$80K
MEDIAN: $59,354
10%
50%
90%

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$21.78 - $38.39
(Median)
$22
$28
$38
MEDIAN: $28.00
10%
50%
90%

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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
$40,499 - $80,216  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,195  
Profit Sharing
$192.71 - $3,628  
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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$45,138 - $82,124  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 3,102
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$21.78 - $38.39  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.10 - $7.28  
Overtime
$15.09 - $57.58  
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 - $1,195  
   
Profit Sharing
$192.71 - $3,628  
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).
)
$45,138 - $82,124  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 13,337

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


Mid-Career Registered Nurses fill the offices of leading firms Kaiser Permanente, DaVita Inc., HCA, Inc., Fresenius Medical Care Holdings, Inc., and Memorial Hermann Hospital. Kaiser Permanente offers the largest salaries in town ($93K on average), but the considerable range in workers' salaries creates a rather varied pay scale that stretches from $64K to $145K. Other employers shelling out big bucks include Memorial Hermann Healthcare System, Memorial Hermann Hospital, and Providence Hospital, where Mid-Career Registered Nurses typically earn around $72K, $67K, or $67K, respectively.

Maxim Healthcare Services reports the lowest median salary in the area by far — it's only $47K, just about half of the top paying company's median. Workers also receive paychecks lighter than average at Mercy Hospital ($51K), Florida Hospital ,Orlando Florida ($55K), and Memorial Hospital ($57K).

Pay Difference by Location


With a pay rate for Mid-Career Registered Nurses that is 39 percent greater than the national average, Los Angeles offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Mid-Career Registered Nurses will also find cushy salaries in San Diego (+34 percent), New York (+25 percent), Philadelphia (+18 percent), and Seattle (+16 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%

National Average
$60,000

Emergency Room (ER)
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Labor & Delivery, Birthing
up arrow 2%

Psychiatric
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Pediatrics
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Home Health/Home Care
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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 2646 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%