Registered Nurse (RN) with Recovery / Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) Skills in Houston, Texas Salary

Registered Nurses in Houston with Recovery / Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) skills pull down an average of $33.98 per hour. This field is filled with high levels of job satisfaction; most Houston Registered Nurses with Recovery / Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) skills are happy with their jobs. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — about one in four lack coverage. On the flip side, a fair number have medical insurance and the greater part receive dental plans. The vast majority of Registered Nurses in Houston, Texas with Recovery / Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) skills (80 percent) who participated in the survey are women. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$27.53 - $42.76
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$34
$43
MEDIAN: $34.15
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Hourly Data $0$60
Hourly Rate $27.53 - $42.76
Overtime $52.19
Annual Data $0$93K
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$54,777 - $93,891
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 37

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
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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 $65,000 based on 22 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 $76,000 based on 8 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 $74,000 based on 21 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 $86,000 based on 11 salaries.

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Late-Career
▲19%

Mid-Career
▲6%

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$72,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 27%
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