How much does a ICU Nurse make?

Updated Jul 31, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$69,171 /yr
Average Base Pay

95 salaries

$48K

Low

$69K

Average

$100K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for ICU Nurse is $69,171 per year in United States. Filter by location to see ICU Nurse salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 95 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by ICU Nurse employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Registered Nurse$70,051 /yr
L3
Senior Registered Nurse$74,823 /yr
L4
Leader of Nursing$93,101 /yr
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Mayo Clinic
4.2

Mayo Clinic

ICU Nurse - Hourly

$39

 /hr
Range: $35 - $41
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$35

$41

$35 - $41 Range

Prime Healthcare Services
2.9

Prime Healthcare Services

ICU Nurse - Hourly
About 

$34 -$41

 hourly

$34

$41

$34 - $41 Range

Ochsner Health
3.8

Ochsner Health

ICU Nurse - Hourly
About 

$30 -$41

 hourly

$30

$41

$30 - $41 Range

Innovis Health
2

Innovis Health

ICU Nurse - Hourly
About 

$27 -$29

 hourly

$27

$29

$27 - $29 Range

Bayfront Health

ICU Nurse - Hourly
About 

$25 -$37

 hourly

$25

$37

$25 - $37 Range

Baptist Health Care
3.4

Baptist Health Care

ICU Nurse - Hourly
About 

$28 -$31

 hourly

$28

$31

$28 - $31 Range

MedVet
4

MedVet

ICU Nurse - Hourly
About 

$15 -$18

 hourly

$15

$18

$15 - $18 Range

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Northwestern Medicine
4

Northwestern Medicine

ICU Nurse
About 

$52K -$62K

$52K

$62K

$52,050 - $62,221 Range

Baptist Health South Florida
3.9

Baptist Health South Florida

ICU Nurse - Hourly
About 

$31 -$39

 hourly

$31

$39

$31 - $39 Range

Holy Cross Health
3.6

Holy Cross Health

ICU Nurse - Hourly
About 

$32 -$36

 hourly

$32

$36

$32 - $36 Range

Advocate Health Care
3.5

Advocate Health Care

ICU Nurse - Hourly
About 

$37 -$41

 hourly

$37

$41

$37 - $41 Range

Texas Health Resources
4.1

Texas Health Resources

ICU Nurse - Hourly
About 

$29 -$31

 hourly

$29

$31

$29 - $31 Range

Emory Healthcare
3.6

Emory Healthcare

ICU Nurse - Hourly
About 

$30 -$39

 hourly

$30

$39

$30 - $39 Range

US Air Force
4.2

US Air Force

ICU Nurse
About 

$75K -$129K

$75K

$129K

$74,571 - $129,233 Range

University of Alabama at Birmingham
4.1

University of Alabama at Birmingham

ICU Nurse - Hourly
About 

$25 -$27

 hourly

$25

$27

$25 - $27 Range

Banfield Pet Hospital
3.2

Banfield Pet Hospital

ICU Nurse
About 

$74K -$81K

$74K

$81K

$74,441 - $80,810 Range

University Health Care System
3.7

$56K

$61K

$55,667 - $60,708 Range

St. David's HealthCare
3.4

St. David's HealthCare

ICU Nurse - Hourly
About 

$32 -$34

 hourly

$32

$34

$32 - $34 Range

Atlantic Health System
3.8

Atlantic Health System

ICU Nurse - Hourly
About 

$48 -$51

 hourly

$48

$51

$48 - $51 Range

Inova
3.8

Inova

ICU Nurse - Hourly
About 

$32 -$34

 hourly

$32

$34

$32 - $34 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an ICU Nurse salaries

The national average salary for an ICU Nurse is $69,171 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an ICU Nurse salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 95 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an ICU Nurse employees.

The highest salary for an ICU Nurse in United States is $99,697 per year.

The lowest salary for an ICU Nurse in United States is $47,992 per year.

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

Recent Salary Reports

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

$64
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Riverside, CA Area area reported making $64 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Riverside, CA Area area
Per Diem
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$27
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Cincinnati, OH Area area reported making $27 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Cincinnati, OH Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$40
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Albuquerque, NM Area area reported making $40 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Albuquerque, NM Area area
 
Self-Employed
501 to 1000 employees
$26
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Jackson, MS Area area reported making $26 per hour
Job Highlights
Jackson, MS Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$32
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Birmingham, AL Area area reported making $32 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Birmingham, AL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$38
hourly
A Registered Nurse, BSN in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $38 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Charlotte, NC Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Hospital
$84,000
per year
A Nurse in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $84,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$46
hourly
A Registered Nurse, BSN in the Las Vegas, NV Area area reported making $46 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Las Vegas, NV Area area
Per Diem
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$6,000
monthly
A Registered Nurse in the Billings, MT Area area reported making $6,000 per month
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Billings, MT Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$55
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Spokane, WA Area area reported making $55 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Spokane, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
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