Registered Nurse (RN) Salary in Dallas, Texas (United States)

Registered Nurses in Dallas, Texas ordinarily take home approximately $28.17 per hour. The top of the range reaches $37.82, and the bottom approaches $22.44 per hour. Total cash compensation to Registered Nurses in Dallas, Texas bottoms out near $42,244 and approaches $82,957 on the high end; the bigger paychecks include approximately $2,029 from bonuses and almost $7,946 from profit sharing. Career duration and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Generous benefits are a perk in this profession; most claim both medical and dental insurance and more than half get vision coverage. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The figures in this outline were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.
Registered Nurse (RN) in Dallas, Texas Salary (?
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$42,244 - $82,957
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MEDIAN: $58,713
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Registered Nurse (RN) in Dallas, Texas Salary (?
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$22.44 - $37.82
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National Salary Data

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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$42,244 - $82,957  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,029  
Profit Sharing
$244.68 - $7,946  
Total Pay (?
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$46,619 - $82,063  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 213
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$22.44 - $37.82  
   
Overtime
$15.38 - $58.07  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,029  
   
Profit Sharing
$244.68 - $7,946  
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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$46,619 - $82,063  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 791
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Popular Employer Salaries for Registered Nurse (RN) in Dallas, Texas

Known for taking on a considerable number of Dallas Registered Nurses, Parkland Health and Hospital Systems, Baylor Health Care Systems, Medical City Dallas Hospital, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, and Texas Health Resources are leading firms in the industry. Employees of Texas Health Resources can expect to make the most, with the company offering a median salary of $66,560; however, pay is widely dispersed from top to bottom, ranging from $49,623 to $100K. Other leaders in compensation levels are Medical City Dallas Hospital at $63,414, Baylor Health Care Systems at $60,761, and Methodist Health Systems, where Registered Nurses in Dallas, Texas annually earn $59,915.
The consistently lowest paying firm on the list is Baylor Hospital, where the median salary is just $54,000. Others at the bottom of the scale for this job include Parkland Health and Hospital Systems at $56,672, and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas where $59,478 is the norm, but it is worth noting that some Registered Nurses in Dallas there earn up to $86K.

Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN) in Dallas, Texas

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Across the entire workforce, experience and pay tend to be weakly linked—those with more experience do not necessarily bring in much higher salaries. Starting out, salaries are typically $55K, which grows to $64K after five to 10 years. Between 10 and 20 years, pay reaches $71K. As Dallas Registered Nurses reach 20 years on the job, salary increases slow down a bit, averaging $77K. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up 20 percent of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise less than 10, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining 10 percent. Age distribution in this workforce is concentrated between one and nine years of experience; more than half of respondents fall in this range.

Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) in Dallas, Texas Salaries

National Average
$60,000

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) in Dallas, Texas Salaries

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
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Case Management
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Emergency Room (ER)
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Labor & Delivery, Birthing
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Acute Care
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Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
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Telemetry
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Nursery
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Cardiology
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National Average
$60,000
Medicine / Surgery
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Home Health/Home Care
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Oncology
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Hospice
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Geriatrics
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Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
85%
female alumni
 
Male
15%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 69%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 17%
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