Registered Nurse (RN) in Louisville, Kentucky Salary

The average rate for a Registered Nurse (RN) in Louisville, Kentucky is $24.96 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Case Management, Pediatrics, Oncology, and Cardiology. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$43,063 - $75,687
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MEDIAN: $60,046
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$20.82 - $31.29
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$43,063 - $75,687  
   
Bonus
$1,100  
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$43,434 - $70,201  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 36
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$20.82 - $31.29  
   
Overtime
$10.21 - $47.44  
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$1,100  
   
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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$43,434 - $70,201  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 138
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About Louisville, Kentucky

Jefferson County, Kentucky
760,026
Louisville (pronounced /ˈluːəvəl/, /ˈlʌvəl/ or /ˈluːiːvɪl/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the 30th-most populous city in the United States. It is one of two cities in Kentucky designated as first-class, the other being the state's second-largest city of Lexington. Louisville is the historical seat and, since 2003, the nominal seat of Jefferson County. Louisville was founded in 1778 by George Rogers Clark and is named after King Louis XVI of France, making Louisville one of the oldest cities west of the Appalachian Mountains. Sited beside the Falls of the Ohio, the only major obstruction to river traffic between the upper Ohio River and the Gulf of Mexico, the settlement first grew as a portage site. It was the founding city of the Louisville and Nashville Railroad, which grew into a 6,000-mile (9,700 km) system across 13 states. Today, the city is known as the home of the...

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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN)

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

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Late-Career
▲16%

▲13%

▲8%

National Average
$54,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Case Management
▲30%

Oncology
▲13%

Pediatrics
▲13%

Cardiology
▲12%


Home Health/Home Care
▲4%

▲1%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
▼0%

National Average
$54,000


Psychiatric
▼2%

Operating Room / OR
▼2%


▼4%

▼5%

Recovery / Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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