$58,200
Avg. Salary
$25.65
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Registered Nurse (RN) is $25.65 per hour.

The average pay for a Registered Nurse (RN) is $58,200 per year.

$22
10%
$26
50%
$35
90%
MEDIAN $26
$45k
10%
$58k
50%
$69k
90%
MEDIAN $58,200
$44,764 - $69,086
$58K
MEDIAN: $58,200
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$22.10 - $35.18
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$0$73K
Salary $58,200
Bonus $140
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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$46,058 - $73,166
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $22.10 - $35.18
Overtime $4.29 - $51.52
Annual Data $0$73K
Bonus $140
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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$46,058 - $73,166
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 135

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.

Registered Nurse (RN) Job Listings

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 $49,000 based on 45 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 $54,000 based on 14 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 $64,000 based on 12 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 $73,000 based on 13 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $54,403

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

Indiana University (IU) Health Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Registered Nurse (RN) at Mercy Medical Center?

Registered Nurse (RN) in Cedar Rapids:
Pros: Layout of unit is wonderful - for the most part, everything is in the room.
Cons: Poor pay, no raises, focus on money and productivity, short-staffed, low morale.

Registered Nurse (RN) in Silver Spring:
Pros: Great staff, very supportive culture on unit.
Cons: Terrible staffing ratios, high staff turnover.

Registered Nurse (RN) in Waukesha:
"Quality Nursing Is Not An 8 Hour Shift."
Be wary of patient loads, as many times you can be stretched too thin and as a result, safe and quality care can become compromised.

Registered Nurse (RN) in Fort Campbell:
Pros: When a patient feels better.
Cons: Lack of experienced staff.

Registered Nurse (RN) in Dallas:
"My hospial gives calm comfortable surrounding."
Learn everything in aproper way when they start practicing and apply it as a good field to grow educationally and talent ways to perform a healthy future.

Registered Nurse (RN) in Cumberland:
"The truth about nursing."
Be prepared to work hard and have little time to eat.

Registered Nurse (RN) in Orlando:
"Importance Of Customer Support."
Find your "niche". Find the branch of nursing you can excel at. There are many types of nursing careers. Find the one that you can appreciate and enjoy.

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Late-Career
▲34%

Experienced
▲18%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$54,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Telemetry
▲16%

Oncology
▲3%

National Average
$54,000

Medicine / Surgery
▼3%

Pediatrics
▼3%

Cardiology
▼4%

Psychiatric
▼4%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
▼6%

Acute Care
▼8%

Critical Care
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 14%