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

$49.69
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$2,000
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The average hourly pay for a Registered Nurse (RN) in San Jose, California is $49.69.
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$30.02
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$49.69
90%
$74.84
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Hourly Rate
$30 - $75
Bonus
$150 - $3,000
Total Pay
$61,214 - $154,518

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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, 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 $39.00 based on 34 salaries. An early career Registered Nurse (RN) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45.57 based on 94 salaries. A mid-career Registered Nurse (RN) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60.02 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Registered Nurse (RN) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61.88 based on 39 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $72.
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Years of Experience

This data is based on 230 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.8%
Early Career
40.9%
Mid Career
15.7%
Experienced
17.0%
Late Career
11.7%