Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Nurse Private Duty is $24.44
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Nurse Private Duties?
An early career Nurse Private Duty with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $25.60 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Nurse Private Duty with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.00 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Nurse Private …Read more
What Do Nurse Private Duties Do?
A private duty nurse is a person who cares for a patient inside the comfort of their own home. This is a position which will work primarily indoors. While minimal travel may be required within the position itself, this is all depending on the patient and their needs. A private duty nurse will typically hold a regular work schedule, though extended hours and overnight shifts will be required of many private duty nurses. While this type of nurse can work amongst a team of other nurses, this …Read more
- Provide medical care to clients in private or home settings.
- Administer medication.
- Monitor health and behavior.
- Assist with daily living activities.