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Registered Nurse (RN) Salary in San Diego, California

A Registered Nurse (RN) in San Diego, California earns an average wage of $35.51 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. A skill in Cardiology is associated with high pay for this job.

$40,637 - $88,411
(Median)
$41K
$61K
$88K
MEDIAN: $60,634
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$24.93 - $47.88
(Median)
$25
$36
$48
MEDIAN: $35.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$40,637 - $88,411  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,963  
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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$48,640 - $101,261  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 135
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$24.93 - $47.88  
   
Overtime
$30.31 - $75.53  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,963  
   
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).
)
$48,640 - $101,261  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 535

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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN) in San Diego, California

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Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) in San Diego, California Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 17%


National Average
$73,000


Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) in San Diego, California Salaries

Cardiology
up arrow 17%

Oncology
up arrow 10%

Acute Care
up arrow 4%

Telemetry
up arrow 4%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 2%

Pediatrics
up arrow 2%

Case Management
up arrow 1%

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
up arrow 1%

National Average
$73,000

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 1%

Hospice
up arrow 4%

Geriatrics
up arrow 8%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 8%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
up arrow 11%

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 11%

Psychiatric
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 89 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 16%