Average Early-Career Registered Nurse (RN) Hourly Pay in San Diego, California

$37.51
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$4,500
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Registered Nurse (RN) in San Diego, California is $37.51.
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$26.68
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$37.51
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$45.70
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$27 - $46
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$972 - $9,916
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$57,499 - $96,642
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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 Telemetry, Acute Care, Critical Care and Intensive Care Unit (ICU) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Medicine / Surgery.

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 $34.40 based on 77 salaries. A mid-career Registered Nurse (RN) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42.20 based on 155 salaries. An experienced Registered Nurse (RN) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45.94 based on 180 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $48.
Employees with Registered Nurse (RN) in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 1.7% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (26.2% less), Denver, Colorado (24.2% less) and Dallas, Texas (23.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 514 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.0%
Mid Career
30.2%
Experienced
35.0%
Late Career
19.8%