Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Cardiac Care Unit (CCU) Nurse is $29.86
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Cardiac Care Unit (CCU) Nurses?
An entry-level Cardiac Care Unit (CCU) Nurse with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $27.16 based on 7 salaries. An early career Cardiac Care Unit (CCU) Nurse with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $28.72 based on …Read more
What Do Cardiac Care Unit (CCU) Nurses Do?
Cardiac care unit (CCU) nurses work in the medical field to assist those with heart problems. These nurses utilize the latest technologies to care for patients undergoing treatment for various heart conditions, as well as surgery for which patients need closely supervised care both during and after the operation.
CCU nurses work almost exclusively in large general and heart-focused hospitals with some exceptions in smaller doctors' offices, and they typically work long shifts of up to twelve …Read more