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Registered Nurse (RN) Salary in Dallas, Texas

Median pay for Registered Nurses in Dallas, Texas lies in the neighborhood of $28.49 per hour. Pay ranges from $23.14 per hour on the low end to $38.67 on the high end. Career duration and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The vast majority (84 percent) of Dallas Registered Nurses who took the survey are female. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$40,677 - $84,385
(Median)
$41K
$59K
$84K
MEDIAN: $59,497
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$23.14 - $38.67
(Median)
$23
$28
$39
MEDIAN: $28.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$40,677 - $84,385  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,932  
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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$47,871 - $82,683  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 189
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$23.14 - $38.67  
   
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 - $1,932  
   
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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$47,871 - $82,683  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 797

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


Parkland Health and Hospital Systems, Baylor Health Care Systems, Medical City Dallas Hospital, Texas Health Resources, and University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas are top-notch employers for Registered Nurses in Dallas in this area. Those at Dallas Veteren Affairs (VA) Medical Center can expect to make the most, with the company offering a median salary of $74K. 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.

The lowest salaries can be found at Baylor Hospital — median pay is $56K — and there is little variation in compensation, with paychecks starting at $48K and only reaching $67K. Parkland Health and Hospital Systems, Parkland Hospital and Methodist Health Systems are three other employers with a reputation for below-average pay, showing salaries around $56K, $57K, and $60K.

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

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


Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $54K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $65K on average — a distinctly larger sum. Registered Nurses in Dallas with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $72K. Veterans who have surpassed the 20-year mark may make only slightly more than those who are navigating the mid-career stage; the more senior group reports median earnings of 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%

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 10%

Critical Care
up arrow 9%

Nursery
up arrow 9%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
up arrow 5%

Acute Care
up arrow 4%

Pediatrics
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 119 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
19%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 15%
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