The average hourly pay for an Occupational Nurse is $29.68.
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Job Description for Occupational Nurse
Occupational nurses work primarily in the health care industry, though many large companies also employ these nurses in their human resources (HR) departments. These nurses are tasked with treating, and sometimes investigating, a variety of workplace-related injuries and illnesses, and they must also work to identify potential safety problems or hazards in the workplace. Occupational nurses may train employees on health-related topics and assess their work environment, as well as coordinate pat…Read more
Occupational Nurse Tasks
- Monitor patient vital signs, assist with exams and treatment, and administer shots and blood draws.
- Respond to emergencies deliver urgent treatment.
- Participate in filing, copying, scheduling, and other administrative and paperwork tasks.
- Interview patients about health history and reason for visit, entering data into medical record.
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Popular Skills for Occupational Nurse
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills that pay less than market rate include Health and Wellness, Acute Care, Workplace Health and Occupational Health.
Pay by Experience Level for Occupational Nurse
An entry-level Occupational Nurse with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $29.27 based on 13 salaries. An early career Occupational Nurse with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $28.96 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Occupational Nurse with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $28.77 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Occupational Nurse with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $33.79 based on 24 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $34.
Years of Experience
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