Average Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Hourly Pay

$30.15
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$2,621
Bonus
$257
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The average hourly pay for a Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) is $30.15.
10%
$23.32
10%
$30.15
50%
$44.03
90%
90%
MEDIAN $30.15
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Hourly Rate
$23 - $44
Bonus
$230 - $10,174
Profit Sharing
$246 - $400
Total Pay
$48,560 - $95,678

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Job Description for Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Tasks
  • Assess patient health problems and needs.
  • Administers nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients in the Intensive Care Unit.
  • Develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records.
The top respondents for the job title Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) are from the companies HCA, Inc., Mercy Hospital and Banner Health. Reported salaries are highest at Banner Health where the average pay is $30.83. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Tenet Healthcare Corporation and Texas Health Resources, earning around $30.19 and $28.87, respectively. Mercy Hospital pays the lowest at around $24.29. Florida Hospital ,Orlando Florida and Dignity Health also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $26.57 and $28.30, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

Skills in Intensive Care Unit (ICU), Critical Care, Surgery Intensive Care Unit (SICU) and Cardiology are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Acute Care.

Pay by Experience Level for Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

An entry-level Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $25.47 based on 563 salaries. An early career Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $27.82 based on 1,239 salaries. A mid-career Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $31.31 based on 723 salaries. An experienced Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $35.77 based on 634 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $38.
Employees with Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 54.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (15.8% more) and Chicago, Illinois (8.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (0.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 3,500 survey responses.
Entry Level
16.1%
Early Career
35.4%
Mid Career
20.7%
Experienced
18.1%
Late Career
9.7%