Average Flight Nurse Hourly Pay

Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)

The average hourly pay for a Flight Nurse is $35.76 in 2023

Hourly Rate
$26 - $47
$1k - $23k
Total Pay
$54k - $103k
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What Do Flight Nurses Do?

Flight Nurse Tasks
  • Provide for patient care before and during transportation while maintaining all flight crew safety policies.
  • Supervise and coordinate assistants for care as needed.
  • Track and document patients' condition and respond as needed.
  • Acquire and operate specialized equipment that may be required for patient transport.
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FAQs About Flight Nurses

What is the highest pay for Flight Nurses?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Flight Nurse is $46.86 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Flight Nurses?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Flight Nurse is $26.14 / hour

How can Flight Nurses increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Flight Nurse is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Flight Nurse that oversees more junior Flight Nurses, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.