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Registered Nurse (RN) Salary in Los Angeles

The average pay for a Registered Nurse (RN) in Los Angeles, California is $35.32 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Recovery / Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU), Cardiology, Oncology, Operating Room / OR, and Intensive Care Unit (ICU). People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$39,699 - $92,050
(Median)
$40K
$66K
$92K
MEDIAN: $65,809
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$25.24 - $49.16
(Median)
$25
$35
$49
MEDIAN: $35.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$39,699 - $92,050  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,475  
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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$50,936 - $105,042  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 182
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$25.24 - $49.16  
   
Overtime
$29.45 - $80.29  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,475  
   
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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$50,936 - $105,042  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 728

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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN) in Los Angeles, California

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

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Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) in Los Angeles, California Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 21%


National Average
$73,000


Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Recovery / Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)
up arrow 32%


up arrow 14%


Operating Room / OR
up arrow 13%

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
up arrow 10%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
up arrow 9%


Acute Care
up arrow 1%

National Average
$73,000

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 1%

Case Management
up arrow 2%

Pediatrics
up arrow 4%

Geriatrics
up arrow 9%

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 11%

Psychiatric
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 112 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 17%