Registered Nurse (RN) in Lake Charles Salary

A Registered Nurse (RN) in Lake Charles, Louisiana earns an average wage of $25.60 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$44,219 - $66,129
$51K
MEDIAN: $51,000
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$20.57 - $31.22
$21
$26
$31
MEDIAN: $25.60
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$51,000  
   
Total Pay (?
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$43,005 - $66,723  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$20.57 - $31.22  
   
Overtime
$39.90  
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Total Pay (?
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$43,005 - $66,723  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 34

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About Lake Charles, Louisiana

Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana
76,066
Male:
35,678 (46.9%)
Female:
40,388 (53.1%)
Lake Charles (French: Lac Charles) is the fifth-largest incorporated city in the U.S. state of Louisiana, located on Lake Charles, Prien Lake, and the Calcasieu River. Founded in 1861 in Calcasieu Parish, it is a major industrial, cultural, and educational center in the southwest region of the state. As of the 2010 census, the population was 71,993. Lake Charles is the principal city of the Lake Charles Metropolitan Statistical Area, having a population of 202,040. It is the larger principal city of the Lake Charles-Jennings Combined Statistical Area, with a population of 225,235. The 2010 population of the five-parish area of Southwest Louisiana was 292,619. It is considered a regionally significant center of petrochemical refining, gaming, tourism, and education, being home to McNeese State University and Sowela Technical Community College. Because of the lakes and waterways throughout the city, metropolitan Lake Charles is often referred to as the Lake Area. On March 7,...
Lake Charles:
$38,256
Louisiana:
$45,727
$758
Lake Charles:
$152,900
Louisiana:
$155,600
4.5%

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Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Experienced
▲7%

National Average
$55,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼9%

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

National Average
$55,000

Acute Care
▼2%

Geriatrics
▼2%

Medicine / Surgery
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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