Registered Nurse (RN) in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

A Registered Nurse (RN) in Washington, District of Columbia earns an average wage of $30.28 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Oncology, Case Management, and Psychiatric.

$45,000 - $82,850
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$67K
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MEDIAN: $67,419
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$25.85 - $41.64
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MEDIAN: $30.28
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Salary
$45,000 - $82,850  
   
Bonus
$1,100  
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$52,457 - $87,043  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 39
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$25.85 - $41.64  
   
Overtime
$13.75 - $64.56  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,100  
   
Total Pay (?
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$52,457 - $87,043  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 109
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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
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Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Late-Career
▲34%

Experienced
▲23%

▲11%

National Average
$64,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Oncology
▲30%

Case Management
▲22%

Psychiatric
▲12%

Recovery / Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)
▲10%

Critical Care
▲8%

Cardiology
▲6%


▲4%

Home Health/Home Care
▲4%

National Average
$64,000

Pediatrics
▼1%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
▼1%

Geriatrics
▼1%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
▼3%

▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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