An Entry-Level Registered Nurse (RN) in Houston, Texas earns an average wage of $29.42 per hour.

$39,114 - $74,619
$39K
$58K
$75K
MEDIAN: $58,059
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$24.59 - $35.14
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MEDIAN: $29.42
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$39,114 - $74,619  
   
Bonus
$3.82 - $4,966  
Total Pay (?
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$49,074 - $74,661  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 133
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$24.59 - $35.14  
   
Overtime
$11.50 - $52.06  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$3.82 - $4,966  
   
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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$49,074 - $74,661  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 471

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

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Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.
070
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
13%
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Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Recovery / Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)
up arrow 7%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 6%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
up arrow 6%

Nursery
up arrow 6%

Critical Care
up arrow 4%

Telemetry
up arrow 2%

Cardiology
up arrow 2%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 2%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 1%

Acute Care
up arrow 1%

Pediatrics
up arrow 1%

Emergency Room (ER)
0%

National Average
$61,000

Geriatrics
up arrow 2%

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
up arrow 5%

Oncology
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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