A Staff Nurse in Boston, Massachusetts earns an average wage of $34.26 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Medicine / Surgery and Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

$68,784 - $109,696
$87K
MEDIAN: $87,428
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$24.97 - $49.50
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$34
$50
MEDIAN: $34.00
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Salary
$87,429  
   
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$53,107 - $111,939  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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Hourly Rate
$24.97 - $49.50  
   
Overtime
$39.00  
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$53,107 - $111,939  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
4.6%

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Pay by Experience Level for Staff Nurse

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

Key Stats for Staff Nurse

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Staff Nurse Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 81%

Experienced
up arrow 19%

National Average
$72,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Skills That Affect Staff Nurse Salaries

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 29%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 12%

National Average
$72,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 76%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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