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Average Registered Nurse (RN) Hourly Pay in Raleigh, North Carolina

$27.89
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$1,300
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The average hourly pay for a Registered Nurse (RN) in Raleigh, North Carolina is $27.89.
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$23.13
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$27.89
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$35.58
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$23 - $36
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$4 - $4,966
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$48,375 - $75,732
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What Do Registered Nurse (RN)s Do?

The top respondents for the job title Registered Nurse (RN) are from the companies WakeMed, Wakemed Health and Hospitals and Rex Healthcare. Reported salaries are highest at UNC Hospitals where the average pay is $30.10. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Wake Medical and Rex Healthcare, earning around $29.50 and $29.00, respectively. Duke University Medical Center pays the lowest at around $24.69. Wakemed Health and Hospitals and WakeMed also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $24.71 and $27.44, respectively.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Registered Nurse (RN)s?

Skills in Telemetry are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Pediatrics, Cardiology, Acute Care and Medicine / Surgery.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN)s?

An entry-level Registered Nurse (RN) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $24.36 based on 29 salaries. An early career Registered Nurse (RN) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.97 based on 113 salaries. A mid-career Registered Nurse (RN) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $29.33 based on 66 salaries. An experienced Registered Nurse (RN) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $31.64 based on 64 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $31.
Employees with Registered Nurse (RN) in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 47.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (42.2% more) and Houston, Texas (20.0% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 323 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.0%
Early Career
35.0%
Mid Career
20.4%
Experienced
19.8%
Late Career
15.8%