How much does a Graduate Nurse make?

Updated Jun 18, 2021

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Experience

$55,117 /yr
Average Base Pay

128 salaries

$44K

Low

$55K

Average

$70K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Graduate Nurse is $55,117 in United States. Filter by location to see Graduate Nurse salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 128 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Graduate Nurse employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Graduate Registered Nurse$61,976 /yr
L3
Senior Registered Nurse$74,820 /yr
L4
Leader of Nursing$93,101 /yr
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Baylor Scott & White Health
3.8

Baylor Scott & White Health

Graduate Nurse - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $26 - $28
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$26

$28

$26 - $28 Range

AdventHealth Orlando
3.8

AdventHealth Orlando

Graduate Nurse - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $25 - $34

$25

$34

$25 - $34 Range

Memorial Hermann Health System
3.9

Memorial Hermann Health System

Graduate Nurse - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $30 - $31

$30

$31

$30 - $31 Range

Houston Methodist
4.2

Houston Methodist

Graduate Nurse - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $30 - $33

$30

$33

$30 - $33 Range

SSM Health
3.6

SSM Health

Graduate Nurse - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $26 - $30

$26

$30

$26 - $30 Range

Mercy
3.6

Mercy

Graduate Nurse - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $20 - $26

$20

$26

$20 - $26 Range

Texas Children's Hospital
4

Texas Children's Hospital

Graduate Nurse - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $26 - $30

$26

$30

$26 - $30 Range

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St. David's HealthCare
3.4

St. David's HealthCare

Graduate Nurse - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $9 - $28

$9

$28

$9 - $28 Range

Orlando Health
3.8

Orlando Health

Graduate Nurse - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $25 - $27

$25

$27

$25 - $27 Range

Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network
3.5

Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network

Graduate Nurse - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $28 - $29

$28

$29

$28 - $29 Range

Ascension Seton
3.9

Ascension Seton

Graduate Nurse - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $26 - $29

$26

$29

$26 - $29 Range

Ascension
3.5

Ascension

Graduate Nurse - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $28 - $29

$28

$29

$28 - $29 Range

Texas Health Resources
4.1

Texas Health Resources

Graduate Nurse - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $27 - $28

$27

$28

$27 - $28 Range

Ballad Health
2.6

Ballad Health

Graduate Nurse - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $13 - $19

$13

$19

$13 - $19 Range

BJC HealthCare
3.8

BJC HealthCare

Graduate Nurse - Hourly
About 

$21 -$25

 hourly

$21

$25

$21 - $25 Range

University of Kansas Medical Center
4.1

University of Kansas Medical Center

Graduate Nurse - Hourly
About 

$24 -$27

 hourly

$24

$27

$24 - $27 Range

Aurora Health Care
3.8

Aurora Health Care

Graduate Nurse - Hourly
About 

$27 -$30

 hourly

$27

$30

$27 - $30 Range

MedStar Washington Hospital Center
3.5

MedStar Washington Hospital Center

Graduate Nurse - Hourly
About 

$29 -$33

 hourly

$29

$33

$29 - $33 Range

Health First
3.7

Health First

Graduate Nurse - Hourly
About 

$25 -$27

 hourly

$25

$27

$25 - $27 Range

United Health Services
3.3

United Health Services

Graduate Nurse - Hourly
About 

$30 -$33

 hourly

$30

$33

$30 - $33 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$33
hourly
A New Nurse Graduate Program in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $33 per hour
Job Highlights
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$24
hourly
A Graduate Nurse in the Tyler, TX Area area reported making $24 per hour
Job Highlights
Tyler, TX Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$10
hourly
A Graduate Nurse in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$55,120
per year
A New Nurse Graduate in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $55,120 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$24
hourly
A Graduate Nurse in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $24 per hour
Job Highlights
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$24
hourly
A Graduate Nurse in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $24 per hour
Job Highlights
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$43
hourly
A RN, AGACNP Graduate in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $43 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$29
hourly
A New Graduate Nurse in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $29 per hour
Job Highlights
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$30
hourly
A New Graduate Nurse in the Orlando, FL Area area reported making $30 per hour
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Orlando, FL Area area
Per Diem
 
10000+ employees
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