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Registered Nurse (RN) Salary in Dallas, Texas

Average Registered Nurses in Dallas make around $28.41 per hour. Earnings sit near $22.90 per hour on the lower side but can approach $38.69 on the higher side. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. The majority of Registered Nurses in Dallas, Texas claim high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and more than half earn dental coverage. There are far more female Dallas Registered Nurses who answered the questionnaire than men, making up 84 percent. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$40,382 - $83,615
(Median)
$40K
$59K
$84K
MEDIAN: $59,348
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$22.90 - $38.69
(Median)
$23
$28
$39
MEDIAN: $28.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$40,382 - $83,615  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,009  
Profit Sharing
$252.83 - $509  
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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$47,239 - $82,677  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 188
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$22.90 - $38.69  
   
Overtime
$14.13 - $59.29  
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.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,009  
   
Profit Sharing
$252.83 - $509  
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).
)
$47,239 - $82,677  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 775

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Popular Employer Salaries for Registered Nurse (RN) in Dallas, Texas


Parkland Health and Hospital Systems, Baylor Health Care Systems, Texas Health Resources, Medical City Dallas Hospital, and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas are all popular places to work. Registered Nurses in Dallas, Texas flock to Dallas Veteren Affairs (VA) Medical Center for generous paychecks, where average earnings of $74K lead the pack in compensation. Other employers shelling out big bucks include Texas Health Resources, Medical City Dallas Hospital, and Baylor Health Care Systems, where Dallas Registered Nurses typically earn around $73K, $64K, or $61K, respectively.

Also sliding in at the lower end of the scale are Parkland Health and Hospital Systems ($56K), Parkland Hospital ($57K), and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas ($59K).

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

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


More years of relevant experience do not necessarily translate to higher paychecks. The average beginner in this position makes around $54K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $65K. Dallas Registered Nurses with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $72K. Registered Nurses in Dallas, Texas who surpass 20 years on the job report pay that isn't as high as one would expect; the median compensation for this crowd sits around $77K.

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




National Average
$60,000


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

Case Management
up arrow 16%

Critical Care
up arrow 12%

Nursery
up arrow 11%

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 8%

Acute Care
up arrow 3%

Pediatrics
up arrow 3%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
up arrow 3%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 2%

Cardiology
up arrow 2%

Telemetry
up arrow 1%

National Average
$60,000

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 1%

Oncology
up arrow 1%

Hospice
up arrow 2%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 2%

Geriatrics
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 126 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 16%