$67,700
Avg. Salary
$32.60
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,033

Bonus

$1,030

Profit Sharing

$1,461

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Registered Nurse (RN) is $32.60 per hour.

The average pay for a Registered Nurse (RN) is $67,700 per year.

10%
$24.95
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$32.60
50%
$45.00
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MEDIAN $32.60
10%
$46k
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50%
$94k
90%
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MEDIAN $67,700
$46,040 - $94,460
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MEDIAN: $67,700
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$0$95K
Salary $46,040 - $94,460
Bonus $198 - $6,151
Profit Sharing $198 - $4,041
Commission $0.00 - $24,000
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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$51,140 - $95,802
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 4,630
Hourly Data $0$66
Hourly Rate $24.95 - $45.00
Hourly Tips $0.00 - $18.18
Overtime $18.03 - $66.18
Annual Data $0$95K
Bonus $198 - $6,151
Commission $0.00 - $24,000
Profit Sharing $198 - $4,041
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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$51,140 - $95,802
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 17,293

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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Registered Nurse (RN)


HCA, Inc., DaVita Inc., Kaiser Permanente, Department of Veteran's Affairs, and V.A. Medical Center are top-notch employers for Experienced Registered Nurses in this area. Although Kaiser Permanente heads up the field in terms of compensation, offering the highest median salary at $107K, pay at this particular employer still varies considerably, running the full spectrum from $85K to $158K. Other leaders in compensation levels are Sharp Healthcare at $93K, Banner Health at $78K, and Methodist, where Experienced Registered Nurses annually earn $77K.

With a median employee salary of $54K, Home Health and Hospice Care pays significantly less than its competitors (about half the top paying employer's rate). Mercy Hospital, Carolinas Healthcare Systems, and V.A. Medical Center also rank near the bottom for pay, handing out $63K, $64K, and $66K-paychecks on average.

Registered Nurse (RN) Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $68,616

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

For those looking to make money, Experienced Registered Nurses in Los Angeles enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 37 percent above the national average. Experienced Registered Nurses can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like San Diego (+33 percent), Seattle (+22 percent), New York (+21 percent), and Houston (+17 percent). Falling short of the national average by 9 percent, the area with the worst salaries is St. Louis.

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2515 votes.
5-9 years
0%
10-19 years
85%
20 years or more
15%

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2515 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 22%