Average Registered Nurse (RN) Hourly Pay in San Francisco, California

$49.79
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The average hourly pay for a Registered Nurse (RN) in San Francisco, California is $49.79.
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$29.58
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$49.79
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$74.88
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Hourly Rate
$30 - $75
Bonus
$453 - $9,933
Total Pay
$58,774 - $155,483

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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.
The top respondents for the job title Registered Nurse (RN) are from the companies University of California San Francisco (UCSF) Medical Center, Kaiser Permanente and Sutter Health. Reported salaries are highest at University of California San Francisco (UCSF) Medical Center where the average pay is $76.77. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Kaiser Permanente, earning around $69.87. Generations Healthcare, LLC pays the lowest at around $36.00. California Pacific Medical Center also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $47.00.

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Popular Skills for Registered Nurse (RN)

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

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 $37.99 based on 51 salaries. An early career Registered Nurse (RN) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46.32 based on 144 salaries. A mid-career Registered Nurse (RN) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53.33 based on 88 salaries. An experienced Registered Nurse (RN) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51.42 based on 95 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $66.
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Years of Experience

This data is based on 434 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.8%
Early Career
33.2%
Mid Career
20.3%
Experienced
21.9%
Late Career
12.9%