Registered Nurse (RN) Salary

A Registered Nurse (RN) earns an average wage of $28.47 per hour.

$40,186 - $87,839
$40K
$62K
$88K
MEDIAN: $61,712
10%
50%
90%

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$22.34 - $40.59
$22
$29
$41
MEDIAN: $28.87
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50%
90%

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$0$88K
Salary $40,186 - $87,839
Bonus $97.54 - $5,899
Profit Sharing $192 - $4,921
Commission $0.00 - $12,000
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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$46,593 - $88,878
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8,966
Hourly Data $0$59
Hourly Rate $22.34 - $40.59
Hourly Tips $0.00 - $10.20
Overtime $14.69 - $59.68
Annual Data $0$88K
Bonus $97.54 - $5,899
Commission $0.00 - $12,000
Profit Sharing $192 - $4,921
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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$46,593 - $88,878
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 41,034

Job Description for Registered Nurse (RN)

Most of the time, registered nurses (RN) work for hospitals or medical clinics. They may also work for other organizations, such as outpatient facilities, rehabilitation centers, or senior centers. Their main job is to promote wellness and health.

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Registered Nurse (RN) Tasks

  • Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records.
  • Advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management.
  • Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients.

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Common Career Paths for Registered Nurse (RN)


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Popular Skills for Registered Nurse (RN)

Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN)

Pay by Experience for a Registered Nurse (RN) has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Nurse (RN) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 33,080 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Nurse (RN) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 13,840 salaries. An experienced Registered Nurse (RN) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 11,881 salaries. A Registered Nurse (RN) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 8,043 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $61,927

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Registered Nurse (RN) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Registered Nurse (RN)?

Registered Nurse (RN) in San Antonio:
"Rewarding financially , mentally and spiritually."
Pros: Helping others.
Cons: Being understaffed causes stress to all.

Registered Nurse (RN) in Albemarle:
"I love it!"
Pros: Meeting new people. The skills I've learned and continue to do.
Cons: Rude patient's. Being treated by patient's like a waitress. Doctor's disrespect.

Registered Nurse (RN) in Dover:
"RN."
Pros: I like being a patient advocate and ensuring continuity of care.
Cons: A little stressful at times and certain people don't treat workers with respect.

Registered Nurse (RN) in San Antonio:
Pros: Helping ppl, steady secure work.
Cons: Self-entitled pts and family that treat nurses taking care of them very badly.

Registered Nurse (RN) in Aberdeen:
"High stress. Profit more important than pt. Care."
Pros: Interacting with patients.
Cons: Inadequate staffing.

Registered Nurse (RN) in Tuscaloosa:
Pros: Providing quality care and ensuring quality care.
Cons: The lack of advancement chances to grow professionally.

Registered Nurse (RN) in Pune:
"Trained nurse."
Pros: That I'm the part of the people to treat patients by caring n healing them.
Cons: Compared to other jobs I dont get good salary in my country which I don't like.

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Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8664 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

▲15%

▲9%

▲1%

National Average
$62,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8664 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 21%