An Entry-Level Registered Nurse (RN) in Lexington, Kentucky earns an average wage of $22.84 per hour.

$41,000 - $56,864
$50K
MEDIAN: $50,000
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$20.25 - $29.66
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$23
$30
MEDIAN: $22.00
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50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$50,000  
   
Total Pay (?
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$41,726 - $62,122  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$20.25 - $29.66  
   
Overtime
$24.25  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
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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$41,726 - $62,122  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 54

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About Lexington, Kentucky

Fayette County, Kentucky
314,488
Male:
154,032 (49.0%)
Female:
160,456 (51.0%)
Lexington, consolidated with Fayette County, is the second-largest city in Kentucky and the 61st largest in the United States. Known as the "Horse Capital of the World", it is the heart of the state's Bluegrass region. With a mayor-alderman form of government, it is one of two cities in Kentucky designated by the state as first-class; the other is the state's largest city of Louisville. In the 2015 U.S. Census Estimate, the city's population was 314,488, anchoring a metropolitan area of 500,535 people and a combined statistical area of 723,849 people. Lexington ranks tenth among US cities in college education rate, with 39.5% of residents having at least a bachelor's degree. It is the location of the Kentucky Horse Park, The Red Mile and Keeneland race courses, Rupp Arena, the world's largest basketball-specific arena, Transylvania University, the University of Kentucky and Bluegrass Community & Technical College. This area of fertile soil and...
Lexington:
$51,948
Kentucky:
$45,215
$816
Lexington:
$170,200
Kentucky:
$130,000
3.2%

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Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
13%
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Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 3%

Critical Care
up arrow 3%

Telemetry
up arrow 1%

National Average
$48,000

Acute Care
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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