Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Neonatal Nurse (RN) is $35.16
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Neonatal Nurse (RN)s?
An entry-level Neonatal Nurse (RN) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $34.49 based on 7 salaries. An early career Neonatal Nurse (RN) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $32.56 based on 37 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Neonatal Nurse (RN)s Do?
The main responsibility of a neonatal nurse is to assist mothers with the birth and post-birth of their child. On a day to day basis, a neonatal nurse is required to perform the following responsibilities: performing professional nursing duties, testing cognitive skills on newborn babies, performing neonatal tests throughout pregnancy, helping patients select an effective plan of care, and taking care of patients.
As a neonatal nurse, one can expect to work during the day, but depending on the …Read more
- Deliver patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation.
- Develop an individualized plan of care utilizing the nursing and medical diagnoses.
- Document patient's status according to organizational policies and procedures.
- Assess patient's condition, including biophysical, psychosocial, age specific needs, and safety needs.