Mid-Career Registered Nurse (RN) Salary

Mid-Career Registered Nurses pull down an average of $29.93 per hour. Overall cash earnings of Mid-Career Registered Nurses stretch from $49K near the bottom to $87K at the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $5K each from bonuses and profit sharing. The company is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Work is enjoyable for Mid-Career Registered Nurses, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The vast majority of Mid-Career Registered Nurses (89 percent) who responded to the survey are women. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, one-fifth are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a strong majority and dental insurance is reported by a majority. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$43,077 - $86,702
$43K
$63K
$87K
MEDIAN: $62,770
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$23.40 - $40.42
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MEDIAN: $29.73
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$0$86K
Salary $43,077 - $86,702
Bonus $0.00 - $5,155
Profit Sharing $203 - $5,564
Commission $0.00 - $11,920
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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$48,248 - $86,575
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 May 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 5,115
Hourly Data $0$60
Hourly Rate $23.40 - $40.42
Hourly Tips $0.00 - $10.33
Overtime $17.18 - $60.77
Annual Data $0$86K
Bonus $0.00 - $5,155
Commission $0.00 - $11,920
Profit Sharing $203 - $5,564
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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$48,248 - $86,575
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 May 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 20,578

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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Registered Nurse (RN)


HCA, Inc., Kaiser Permanente, Banner Health, DaVita Inc., and V.A. Medical Center are leaders in the field that employ a large number of Mid-Career Registered Nurses. For Mid-Career Registered Nurses, comfortable salaries can be found at Kaiser Permanente; in fact, average earnings are around $118K, the highest in the area, though the difference in the company's lowest and highest employee paychecks ($71K versus $172K) is great. Also paying near the top of the field are Methodist at $70K, Providence Hospital at $69K, and Banner Health, where Mid-Career Registered Nurses annually earn $67K.

Home Health and Hospice Care employees cannot expect much in terms of compensation — the median salary amounts to only $52K, less than half of the top paying company's rate. Others at the bottom of the scale for this job include Mercy Hospital at $58K, Select Specialty Hospitals at $60K, and St. Joseph's Hospital, where $61K is the norm.

Registered Nurse (RN) Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $62,682

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

For those looking to make money, Mid-Career Registered Nurses in San Diego enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 35 percent above the national average. Mid-Career Registered Nurses can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Los Angeles (+31 percent), New York (+29 percent), Philadelphia (+17 percent), and Seattle (+14 percent). Indianapolis is the lowest-paying area, 10 percent south of the national average.

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2497 votes.
1-4 years
0%
5-9 years
80%
10-19 years
20%

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

▲3%




▲2%

▲1%



Medicine / Surgery
▼0%

Cardiology
▼0%

Case Management
▼0%

National Average
$63,000


▼3%

▼4%

▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2497 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 21%