$29.40
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average Staff Nurse with Pediatrics skills earns approximately $29.28 per hour. The majority of Staff Nurses with Pediatrics skills claim high levels of job satisfaction. Although close to a fifth lack health benefits of any kind, a strong majority do enjoy medical insurance, and the larger part get dental coverage, too. Women account for the majority of Staff Nurses with Pediatrics skills who took the survey — 85 percent to be exact. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$34,412 - $109,802
$34K
$62K
$110K
MEDIAN: $61,709
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$21.80 - $41.34
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$0$109K
Salary $34,412 - $109,802
Bonus $49.66 - $4,027
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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$45,600 - $90,271
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 39
Hourly Data $0$61
Hourly Rate $21.80 - $41.34
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $2.80 - $61.02
Annual Data $0$90K
Bonus $49.66 - $4,027
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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$45,600 - $90,271
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 274

Job Description for Staff Nurse

Staff nurses generally work in hospitals and long-term care facilities. These nurses may carry out assessments of patients and administer care and medications as needed, and must also keep notes regarding patients' care and development. They may also create discharge plans for individual patients.

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Staff Nurse 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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Pay by Experience Level for Staff Nurse

Pay by Experience for a Staff Nurse has a positive trend. An entry-level Staff Nurse with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 44 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Staff Nurse with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Staff Nurse which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 30 salaries. A Staff Nurse with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 40 salaries.

Key Stats for Staff Nurse

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 50 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
27%

Experience Affects Staff Nurse Salaries

Experienced
▲10%

Late-Career
▲1%

National Average
$62,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 50 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 23%