Entry-Level Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room is $27.46 per hour.

$43,421 - $83,008
$43K
$61K
$83K
MEDIAN: $60,796
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$22.63 - $37.55
$23
$28
$38
MEDIAN: $27.99
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$0$83K
Salary $43,421 - $83,008
Bonus $296.13 - $6,000
Profit Sharing $3,250
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$47,448 - $81,646
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 284
Hourly Data $0$52
Hourly Rate $22.63 - $37.55
Hourly Tips $1.19
Overtime $15.52 - $52.88
Annual Data $0$81K
Bonus $296.13 - $6,000
Profit Sharing $3,250
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$47,448 - $81,646
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,799

Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $60,088

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room in Detroit:
Stick with it , it will get better...

Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room in Beaumont:
"Be sure that you want to be In health care."
Nursing like teaching is a good job with stability, however the work is hard and you often work more than you should and care more than you should. Be sure that you want this job and are in it to make a difference and not just to make money or get rich.

Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room in Leonardtown:
"Take ownership."
My advice to new RN is keep current on medical knowledge but most of all take ownership. If it is your job do it to the best of your ability, seek advice when needed.

Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room in new zealand:
"Setting exams and tests."
In theatre the most critical thing is sterility, in all respect your environment should be clean, instruments sterile and donning the appropriate attire to avoid infection, because infection is costly. It is critical to undertand the design of the operating rooms and the rational behind that. During orientation let the new RN to begin at the theatre sterilzation department to understand the cleaning process of instruments, different sterilization methods and the learning to know different names of instruments sets before they can start with the scrubbing and the assisting at oprations.

Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room in Orlando:
"The real story."
You have to be able to function in every capacity, be flexible. You are the gate-keeper. Prepare to work non-stop, feel under-appreciated at times. Very high stress environment. Most of the responsibility in the OR is on you. You do what you do for the patients and their family. Money cannot be your motivation.An advance degree is not rewarded unless you want to pursue management or other levels of nursing. You will get verbal recognition sometimes. Having the knowledge and skills gives you a feeling of accomplishment. Improve yourself and advance in your career.

Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room in Macon:
Have an open mind when starting a new job. Accept advice and help from colleges. Listen more than you talk.

Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room in Miami:
"If you don't know ask."
Ask those more experienced than you for advice and guidance. Never be afraid to admit you don't know something. You hold a persons life in your hands on a daily basis. Take it seriously.

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 197 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
15%

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room Salaries

Open Heart
▲4%

Surgery
▲4%

▲1%

Pediatrics
▼0%

National Average
$60,000


Case Management
▼1%


Acute Care
▼3%

Anesthesia
▼3%

Geriatrics
▼3%

Recovery / Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)
▼4%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
▼4%

General Surgery
▼4%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
▼5%

Emergency Room (ER)
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 197 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 17%