Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room is $33.72
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Rooms?
An entry-level Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $28.16 based on 382 salaries. An early career Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation …Read more
What Do Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Rooms Do?
An operating room registered nurse, also known as a perioperative nurse, cares for patients at all stages of operative care (before, during, and after surgery). There are three areas of the operating room in which such a nurse might focus: circulating, scrub nurse, and first assistant.
The circulating nurse is concerned with maintaining a sterile environment in an operating room; this type of nurse opens sterile packages containing items that assist with operating procedures, as well as …Read more