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

Earnings for Entry-Level Registered Nurses in Atlanta, Ga. come in at around $24.61 per hour on average. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The vast majority of Entry-Level Atlanta Registered Nurses (86 percent) who participated in the survey are women. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and more than half collect dental insurance. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$34,508 - $70,992

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$20.57 - $30.31

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$34,508 - $70,992  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,031  
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$41,411 - $68,856  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 116
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$20.57 - $30.31  
   
Overtime
$14.88 - $43.80  
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,031  
   
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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$41,411 - $68,856  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 458
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Although the highest salaries can be found at Grady Memorial Hospital where median pay is $54K, there is little variation in compensation; paychecks are spread only between $47K and $66K.

Northside Hospital doles out the lowest salaries in town — median pay is $49K — not to mention workers can only make as much as $64K and scope of pay is rather limited.

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Registered Nurse (RN) in Atlanta, Georgia Salaries

Cardiology
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Critical Care
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Telemetry
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Home Health/Home Care
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Acute Care
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Nursery
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Emergency Room (ER)
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Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
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Labor & Delivery, Birthing
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National Average
$52,000

Medicine / Surgery
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Pediatrics
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Oncology
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 54 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 15%
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