Average Registered Nurse (RN) Hourly Pay in Des Moines, Iowa

$24.73
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$325
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The average hourly pay for a Registered Nurse (RN) in Des Moines, Iowa is $24.73.
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$20.53
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$24.73
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$30.29
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Hourly Rate
$21 - $30
Bonus
$0 - $325
Total Pay
$42,817 - $69,721

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Job Description for Registered Nurse (RN)

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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Popular Skills for Registered Nurse (RN)

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

Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN)

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 $22.96 based on 17 salaries. An early career Registered Nurse (RN) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.15 based on 53 salaries. A mid-career Registered Nurse (RN) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.53 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Registered Nurse (RN) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.63 based on 36 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $29.
Employees with Registered Nurse (RN) in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 63.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (55.0% more) and Houston, Texas (34.4% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 159 survey responses.
Entry Level
10.7%
Early Career
33.3%
Mid Career
14.5%
Experienced
22.6%
Late Career
18.9%