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Average Pediatric Nurse Hourly Pay

$27.59
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$517
Bonus
$801
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The average hourly pay for a Pediatric Nurse is $27.59.
10%
$19.92
MEDIAN
$27.59
90%
$40.48
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$20 - $40
Bonus
$97 - $4,430
Profit Sharing
$0 - $49,665
Total Pay
$40,923 - $85,054
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What Do Pediatric Nurses Do?

Pediatric Nurse Tasks
  • Assess, diagnose, and undertake interventions to improve the health of patients.
  • Perform physical therapy, change dressings, or perform other clinical care.
  • Prescribe or recommend drugs, treatments, and interventions.
  • Set up, troubleshoot, and calibrate medical equipment for patient care.

Job Satisfaction for Pediatric Nurse

3.8 out of 5
(61)
Highly Satisfied
1Review

Popular Employer Salaries for Pediatric Nurse

The top respondents for the job title Pediatric Nurse are from the companies HCA, Inc., Phoenix Children's Hospital and Bayada. Reported salaries are highest at HCA, Inc. where the average pay is $32.76. Bayada pays the lowest at around $26.84.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Pediatric Nurses?

Skills in Acute Care, Nursery and Intensive Care Unit (ICU) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Family Practice/Pediatrics and Pediatrics.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Pediatric Nurses?

An entry-level Pediatric Nurse with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $24.67 based on 61 salaries. An early career Pediatric Nurse with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $26.43 based on 231 salaries. A mid-career Pediatric Nurse with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $30.92 based on 115 salaries. An experienced Pediatric Nurse with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $33.06 based on 86 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $27.
Employees with Pediatric Nurse in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 43.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (36.4% more) and Houston, Texas (20.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (4.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 560 survey responses.
Entry Level
10.9%
Early Career
41.3%
Mid Career
20.5%
Experienced
15.4%
Late Career
12.0%