REGISTERED NURSE SALARY IN UNITED STATES

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Average gross salary for Registered Nurse GROSS SALARY
US$ 74,842
Average net salary for Registered Nurse NET SALARY
US$ 56,975
The most typical salary for Registered Nurse MOST TYPICAL GROSS
US$ 63,575
  Updated: 16 Apr 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 23%
  Salary entries: 195

Registered Nurse Earnings in United States

Average salary for Registered Nurse in United States is US$ 74,842.

Average take home earning is US$ 56,975 (Net).

The most typical salary is US$ 63,575 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
7 % US$ 130,833
14 % US$ 112,194
22 % US$ 92,090
55 % US$ 72,527
85 % US$ 52,350
92 % US$ 43,581
97 % US$ 34,295
City Avg. gross salary Salary entries
Los Angeles US$ 93,000 11
New York City US$ 95,700 10
Boston US$ 72,550 08
Houston US$ 86,680 07
Dallas US$ 85,910 07
Cleveland US$ 66,266 06
Chicago US$ 82,800 05
Hartford US$ 82,200 05

Salary entries from individual employees for Registered Nurse in United States

Below is the list of 100 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(37/37)  CHARGE NURSE


 Posted: 16 Apr 2020

Some College, 8-12 years: "10 yrs RN qith direct pt care."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 77,000

(36/37)  REGISTERED NURSE


 Posted: 09 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Patient care in emergency department."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 73,000

(35/37)  MEDICAL ASSISTANT


 Posted: 04 Oct 2019

Some College, 8-12 years: "Working as a medical assistant for 9 years and finishing my nurse degree by december 2019."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 35,000

(34/37)  PRIMARY CARE, POST -OP, PLASTIC SURGERY


 Posted: 03 Oct 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "Post-op care, infusion, injections, Pt vitals, blood sugar monitor, Pt teaching post and pre op, dressing change, Pt educatipn, Phlebotomy, teaching and charge position."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 100,000

(33/37)  EMERGENCY ROOM NURSE


 Posted: 29 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Registered nurse in an emergency room."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 93,000

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(32/37)  OBSTETRIC REGISTERED NURSE TRAVELER


 Posted: 11 Aug 2019

Some College, 16-20 years: "Contract travel RN specialized in labor and delivery."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 80,000

(31/37)  REGISTERED NURSE


 Posted: 23 Jul 2019

Some College, 0-1 year: "Vitals, patient care."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 52,000

(30/37)  REGISTERED NURSE


 Posted: 23 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Nursing, documentation."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 63,000

(29/37)  MEDICAL SURGICAL NURSE


 Posted: 23 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Caring for stroke and neuro patients."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 70,000

(28/37)  RN, BSN


 Posted: 02 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Registered Nurse."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 90,000

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(27/37)  HOUSE SUPERVISOR/ ADMINISTRATOR


 Posted: 21 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Tasked with supervising all activities over all departments for a tri-divisional 900 bed hospital."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 96,000

(26/37)  QUALITY COORDINATOR


 Posted: 17 May 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Identify areas that need improvement abstract core measures NSQIP SCR."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 142,000

(25/37)  ANM RN


 Posted: 03 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "ANM for trauma program."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 88,000

(24/37)  SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 25 Mar 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "RN Supervisor Part-time."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 37,000

(23/37)  OPERATING ROOM


 Posted: 09 Mar 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "I circulate surgical procedures."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 80,000

(22/37)  FLOOR NURSE


 Posted: 03 Mar 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "PATIENT CARE, CHARTING, COLLABORATING WITH OTHER MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS TO PROVIDE OPTIMUM CARE TO PATIENTS."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 65,000

(21/37)  NURSES


 Posted: 01 Mar 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Work as a nurse."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 65,000

(20/37)  NURSING SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 18 Feb 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Supervisor of other nurses."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 65,000

(19/37)  PSYCHIATRIC NURSE


 Posted: 31 Jan 2019

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Psychiatric nurse practitioner."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 130,000

(18/37)  REGISTERED NURSE


 Posted: 23 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Registered Nurse Registered Nurse."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 70,000

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(17/37)  REGISTERED NURSE


 Posted: 15 Dec 2018

Some College, 0-1 year: "Care for patients, collaborate with health care team, administer medications,."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 45,000

(16/37)  MEDICAL SURGICAL


 Posted: 17 Sep 2018

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Patient care medications education if starts."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000

(15/37)  REGISTERED NURSE


 Posted: 11 Sep 2018

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Registered Nurse - Direct patient care at an intensive care unit."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 120,000

(14/37)  NURSE PRACTIONER


 Posted: 01 Sep 2018

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "Acute Care at Hospital (ER)."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 128,000

(13/37)  REGISTERED NURSE


 Posted: 24 Aug 2018

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Ambulatory care."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 85,000

(12/37)  REGISTERED NURSE


 Posted: 14 Aug 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Currently working as a dialysis nurse."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 110,000

(11/37)  EMERGENCY ROOM


 Posted: 08 Aug 2018

Some College, 16-20 years: "ER Nurse, treat emergency patients."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 105,000

(10/37)  REGISTERED NURSE


 Posted: 24 Jun 2018

Some College, 16-20 years: "Critical care nurse."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 135,000

(9/37)  MENTAL HEALTH


 Posted: 12 May 2018

Some College, 8-12 years: "Supervise mental health techs. Admissions and discharges. Coordinate intakes. pass medications. Chart on patients."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 63,000

(8/37)  NURSE


 Posted: 03 Dec 2017

Some College, 0-1 year: "I am a college student looking for a college degree in nursing."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 40,000

(7/37)  ADMINISTRATIVE NURSING SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 01 Dec 2017

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Bed placemtns, staffing issues,."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 150,000

(6/37)  DQS


 Posted: 26 Oct 2017

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Executive in long term care field for large company."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 155,000

(5/37)  RN


 Posted: 02 Oct 2017

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Dispensing medications, assessing patients, admissions, d/c."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 65,000

(4/37)  DIRECTOR OF EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT


 Posted: 20 Sep 2017

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Manage day to day operations of Emergency Department."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 130,000

(3/37)  NEUROLOGICAL CRITICAL CARE NURSE


 Posted: 21 Jul 2017

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Care for patients in the intensive care setting."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000

(2/37)  STAFF NURSE


 Posted: 13 Jul 2017

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Hospital nursing RN Provide bedside nursing care to hospitalized patients."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 75,000

(1/37)  RN


 Posted: 28 Jun 2017

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Medical Surgical- Med Surg in a magnet Hospital in rural MA. 3 yrs experience."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 70,000

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  SALARY BY LEVEL   REGISTERED NURSE   UNITED STATES

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
185K US$ 180,000
01
165K US$ 160,000
01
155K US$ 151,666
03
145K US$ 141,000
02
135K US$ 130,833
06
125K US$ 123,000
06
115K US$ 112,194
08
105K US$ 103,200
05
95K US$ 92,090
11
85K US$ 82,310
33
75K US$ 72,527
31
65K US$ 63,575
39
55K US$ 52,350
20
45K US$ 43,581
14
35K US$ 34,295
10
25K US$ 26,228
04
15K US$ 18,595
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   REGISTERED NURSE   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 83,003 47
Women US$ 73,421 124
N/A US$ 66,197 24

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   REGISTERED NURSE   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 65,000 01
Masters Degree US$ 94,793 29
Bachelors Degree US$ 72,835 128
Some College US$ 68,007 34
High School US$ 48,333 03

Registered Nurse workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in United States. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses US$ 94,793. While Registered Nurse workers with High School education earn the least, with an average gross income of US$ 48,333. This is 96.12% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   REGISTERED NURSE   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 89,130 37
16-20 Years US$ 83,554 29
12-16 Years US$ 87,366 12
8-12 Years US$ 75,227 27
4-8 Years US$ 67,361 30
2-4 Years US$ 74,166 18
1-2 Years US$ 69,959 16
0-1 Year US$ 50,714 26

Registered Nurse workers in United States with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of US$ 89,130 compared to US$ 50,714 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 75.75%.


  SALARY BY AGE   REGISTERED NURSE   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
57-62 US$ 77,285 16
51-56 US$ 89,766 15
45-50 US$ 83,525 28
39-44 US$ 90,046 36
33-38 US$ 74,029 19
27-32 US$ 62,977 30
22-26 US$ 58,312 23
16-21 US$ 51,250 04
N/A US$ 66,197 24
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  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   REGISTERED NURSE   UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 77,178 168
Contract US$ 74,250 04
Self Employed US$ 70,000 01
Part Time US$ 57,330 22
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  SALARY BY CITY   REGISTERED NURSE   UNITED STATES

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# Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. San Francisco Registered Nurse in San Francisco US$ 110,492 03
2. New York City Registered Nurse in New York City US$ 95,700 10
3. Los Angeles Registered Nurse in Los Angeles US$ 93,000 11
4. Houston Registered Nurse in Houston US$ 86,680 07
5. Dallas Registered Nurse in Dallas US$ 85,910 07
6. Chicago Registered Nurse in Chicago US$ 82,800 05
7. Milwaukee Registered Nurse in Milwaukee US$ 82,250 04
8. Hartford Registered Nurse in Hartford US$ 82,200 05
9. Wilmington, Delaware Registered Nurse in Wilmington, Delaware US$ 80,000 02
10. Akron Registered Nurse in Akron US$ 77,800 05

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    REGISTERED NURSE

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia Australia Registered Nurse in Australia US$ 75,445 AU$ 78,660 18
2. United States United States US$ 74,842 US$ 74,842 195
3. Canada Canada Registered Nurse in Canada US$ 69,793 CA$ 81,107 28
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom Registered Nurse in United Kingdom US$ 37,512 GBP 26,672 11
5. India India Registered Nurse in India US$ 5,209 INR 340,000 06

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