Entry-Level Registered Nurse (RN) in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

An average Entry-Level Registered Nurse in Atlanta, Ga. can expect to take home roughly $25.66 per hour. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. A strong majority enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$38,743 - $69,874
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MEDIAN: $58,238
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$22.15 - $31.09
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Salary $38,743 - $69,874
Bonus $3,250
Total Pay (?
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$44,929 - $69,506
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 65
Hourly Data $0$47
Hourly Rate $22.15 - $31.09
Overtime $4.17 - $47.93
Annual Data $0$69K
Bonus $3,250
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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$44,929 - $69,506
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 239

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

Registered Nurse (RN) Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Registered Nurse (RN)


Grady Memorial Hospital, Northside Hospital, piedmont hospital, WellStar Health System, and Emory Healthcare are among the top companies that take on many Entry-Level Registered Nurses in Atlanta, Ga. Emory Healthcare attracts talent by shelling out the biggest paychecks in the area — the median in that office is $62K.

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
11%
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Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Geriatrics
▲7%

Critical Care
▲5%

Telemetry
▲3%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
▲3%

Psychiatric
▲3%

Acute Care
▲2%

Cardiology
▲2%

Oncology
▲1%

Pediatrics
▲1%

Emergency Room (ER)
▲1%

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
▼0%

National Average
$55,000

Medicine / Surgery
▼2%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
▼2%

Home Health/Home Care
▼6%

Nursery
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 19%
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