Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room in Birmingham, Alabama Salary

How much does a Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room make in Birmingham, AL? In Birmingham, a Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room earns an average of $28.05 per hour. This is 13% less than the national average for a Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room which is $31.73 per hour. Wages for a Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room in Birmingham range from $23.07 per hour to $35.24 per hour. Total Annual Pay, which includes hourly rate and overtime for a Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room in Birmingham ranges from $49,928 to $75,149 annually. Among those reporting, there is an average job satisfaction rating of 5 out of 5 stars. In Birmingham, women make up the majority of the workforce (88 percent). Many report receiving medical, dental, and vision benefits from their employer.

$23.07 - $35.24
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$28
$35
MEDIAN: $28.05
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Hourly Data $0$50
Hourly Rate $23.07 - $35.24
Overtime $9.13 - $50.72
Annual Data $0$75K
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$49,928 - $75,149
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 39

Job Description for Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room

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.

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Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room Tasks

  • Monitor patients for signs of complications during and after operating procedures.
  • Track patients' vital signs during operations.
  • Supervise surgical technologists and medical assistants during surgeries.
  • Provide education to patients and their families about the recovery process.

About Birmingham, Alabama

Jefferson County, Alabama
214,911
Male:
102,122 (47.5%)
Female:
112,789 (52.5%)
Birmingham (/ˈbɜːrmɪŋhæm/ BUR-ming-ham) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Alabama and the county seat of Jefferson County. The city's population was 212,237 in the 2010 United States Census. The Birmingham-Hoover Metropolitan Statistical Area had a population of about 1,128,047 according to the 2010 Census, which is approximately one quarter of Alabama's population. Birmingham was founded in 1871, during the post-Civil War Reconstruction period, through the merger of three pre-existing farm towns, notably, former Elyton. It grew from there, annexing many more of its smaller neighbors, into an industrial and railroad transportation center with a focus on mining, the iron and steel industry, and railroading. Birmingham was named for Birmingham, England, one of the UK's major industrial cities. Most of the original settlers who founded Birmingham were of English ancestry. In one writer's view, the city was planned as a place where cheap, non-unionized, and African-American labor...
Birmingham:
$32,378
Alabama:
$44,765
$743
Birmingham:
$93,000
Alabama:
$134,100
6.2%

Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room

Pay by Experience for a Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 17 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 12 salaries. A Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
23%

Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room Salaries

Late-Career
▲16%

National Average
$60,000

Experienced
▼2%

Mid-Career
▼8%

Entry-Level
▼16%

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

National Average
$60,000

Medicine / Surgery
▼5%

Orthopedics
▼6%


Recovery / Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 12%