How much does a Flight Nurse make?

Updated Sep 14, 2021

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Experience

$74,429 /yr
Average Base Pay

134 salaries

$54K

Low

$74K

Average

$103K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Flight Nurse is $74,429 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Flight Nurse salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 134 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Flight Nurse employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Registered Nurse$71,407 /yr
L3
Senior Registered Nurse$76,064 /yr
L4
Leader of Nursing$104,245 /yr
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Air Methods
3.5

Air Methods

Flight Nurse - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $28 - $41
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$28

$41

$28 - $41 Range

Air Evac Lifeteam
3.6

Air Evac Lifeteam

Flight Nurse - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $28 - $37

$28

$37

$28 - $37 Range

REACH Air Medical
3.6

REACH Air Medical

Flight Nurse - Hourly

$42

 /hr
Range: $35 - $67

$35

$67

$35 - $67 Range

PHI Air Medical
2.4

PHI Air Medical

Flight Nurse - Hourly

$35

 /hr
Range: $29 - $65

$29

$65

$29 - $65 Range

CALSTAR
3.1

CALSTAR

Flight Nurse - Hourly

$43

 /hr
Range: $32 - $53

$32

$53

$32 - $53 Range

Life Flight Network
3.4

Life Flight Network

Flight Nurse - Hourly

$52

 /hr
Range: $41 - $67

$41

$67

$41 - $67 Range

Guardian Flight
3.8

Guardian Flight

Flight Nurse

$117,234

 /yr
Range: $38K - $134K

$38K

$134K

$37,720 - $133,869 Range

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LifeSave Transport
2.8

LifeSave Transport

Flight Nurse

$49,404

 /yr
Range: $43K - $96K

$43K

$96K

$42,589 - $95,767 Range

Premier Health
3.6

Premier Health

Flight Nurse - Hourly

$42

 /hr
Range: $35 - $45

$35

$45

$35 - $45 Range

Air Medical Resource Group
2.5

Air Medical Resource Group

Flight Nurse

$84,081

 /yr
Range: $49K - $102K

$49K

$102K

$49,406 - $102,260 Range

Vidant Health
3.6

Vidant Health

Flight Nurse - Hourly
About 

$31 -$35

 hourly

$31

$35

$31 - $35 Range

STAT MedEvac

Flight Nurse - Hourly
About 

$26 -$36

 hourly

$26

$36

$26 - $36 Range

4

Airlift Northwest

Flight Nurse - Monthly
About 

$7K -$8K

$7K

$8K

$7,262 - $8,410 Range

US Air Force
4.2

US Air Force

Flight Nurse
About 

$81K -$86K

$81K

$86K

$80,548 - $86,263 Range

Memorial Hermann Health System
3.9

Memorial Hermann Health System

Flight Nurse - Hourly
About 

$43 -$46

 hourly

$43

$46

$43 - $46 Range

Cincinnati Children's Hospital
4.1

Cincinnati Children's Hospital

Flight Nurse - Hourly
About 

$36 -$39

 hourly

$36

$39

$36 - $39 Range

Sanford Health
3.4

Sanford Health

Flight Nurse - Hourly
About 

$31 -$33

 hourly

$31

$33

$31 - $33 Range

UnityPoint Health
3.7

UnityPoint Health

Flight Nurse
About 

$97K -$106K

$97K

$106K

$97,082 - $106,019 Range

Hartford HealthCare
3.6

Hartford HealthCare

Flight Nurse - Hourly
About 

$50 -$54

 hourly

$50

$54

$50 - $54 Range

Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network
3.5

$79K

$86K

$79,489 - $85,567 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Flight Nurse salaries

The national average salary for a Flight Nurse is $74,429 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Flight Nurse salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 134 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Flight Nurse employees.

The highest salary for a Flight Nurse in United States is $102,624 per year.

The lowest salary for a Flight Nurse in United States is $53,980 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Flight Nurse or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Flight Nurse.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent flight nurse salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$55,000
per year
A Registered Nurse in the Detroit, MI Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
Detroit, MI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$36
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Albany, NY Area area reported making $36 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Albany, NY Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$27
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $27 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$33
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $33 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Hospital
$29
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Omaha, NE Area area reported making $29 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Omaha, NE Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$43
hourly
A Charge Nurse in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $43 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$50
hourly
A Registered Nurse, BSN, MSN in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $50 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$100,000
per year
A Registered Nurse in the Valdosta, GA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Valdosta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public
$68,000
per year
A RN in the Memphis, TN Area area reported making $68,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Memphis, TN Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$35
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Willimantic, CT Area area reported making $35 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Willimantic, CT Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Hospital
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