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Surgical Nurse Salary

A Surgical Nurse earns an average wage of $26.90 per hour.

$43,359 - $95,831
(Median)
$43K
$67K
$96K
MEDIAN: $67,193
10%
50%
90%

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$20.13 - $41.45
(Median)
$20
$27
$41
MEDIAN: $26.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$43,359 - $95,831  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $294.79  
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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$43,259 - $94,283  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 25
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$20.13 - $41.45  
   
Overtime
$29.52 - $61.92  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $294.79  
   
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).
)
$43,259 - $94,283  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 53
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Job Description for Surgical Nurse

  • Assess patients condition in surgical unit.
  • Administer medication and other medical care
  • Conduct rounds, recording patient conditions and care provided.

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Pay by Experience Level for Surgical Nurse

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

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Experience Affects Surgical Nurse Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 33%

Experienced
up arrow 8%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$62,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 65%
vision benefits Vision: 50% employee benefits None: 18%
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