How much does a Nurse make?

Updated Dec 7, 2021

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$65,040 /yr
Average Base Pay

4,021 salaries

$44K

Low

$65K

Average

$96K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Nurse make? The national average salary for a Nurse is $65,040 in United States. Filter by location to see Nurse salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 4,021 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Nurse employees.

What is the salary trajectory for a Registered Nurse?

$71,404 /yrRegistered Nurse
$76,064 /yrSenior Registered Nurse
$104,245 /yrLeader of Nursing
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What are some related job titles for a Nurse?

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

$53,896

per year

Lpn

$53,896

per year

RN Case Manager

$78,632

per year

Certified Nursing Assistant

$36,057

per year

Recent User Submitted Salaries for Registered Nurse in United States of America

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$6,500

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Registered Nurse with 1 to 3 years of experience

$78,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Registered Nurse with 1 to 3 years of experience

$120,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Registered Nurse with more than 15 years of experience

$100,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$10,000/yr

8 days ago by a APC with more than 15 years of experience

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$60

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a COVID Vaccination RN with more than 15 years of experience

$33

/hrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$1,000/hr

8 days ago by a Registered Nurse with 1 to 3 years of experience

$90,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Psych RN with 10 to 14 years of experience

$60,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Registered Nurse with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Brookdale Senior Living
3.1

Brookdale Senior Living

Nurse

$61,274

 /yr
Range: $46K - $90K

$46K

$90K

$45,956 - $89,623 Range

HCA Healthcare
3.5

HCA Healthcare

Nurse - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $16 - $57

$16

$57

$16 - $57 Range

US Department of Veterans Affairs
3.7

$46K

$132K

$46,200 - $131,607 Range

Humana
4

Humana

Nurse

$84,385

 /yr
Range: $74K - $89K

$74K

$89K

$74,052 - $88,523 Range

Kaiser Permanente
4

$100,752

 /yr
Range: $49K - $127K

$49K

$127K

$49,454 - $126,759 Range

CVS Health
3

$44,956

 /yr
Range: $45K - $87K

$45K

$87K

$44,812 - $87,473 Range

Banner Health
3.4

Banner Health

Nurse - Hourly

$39

 /hr
Range: $29 - $341

$29

$341

$29 - $341 Range

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Baylor Scott & White Health
3.8

$56K

$71K

$55,749 - $71,485 Range

Sentara Healthcare
3.7

$50,146

 /yr
Range: $50K - $76K

$50K

$76K

$50,146 - $76,324 Range

Cleveland Clinic
3.8

Cleveland Clinic

Nurse - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $21 - $44

$21

$44

$21 - $44 Range

Sunrise Senior Living
3.3

$48K

$87K

$48,013 - $87,489 Range

Ascension
3.4

Ascension

Nurse - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $16 - $42

$16

$42

$16 - $42 Range

Centura Health
3.5

$70,418

 /yr
Range: $63K - $84K

$63K

$84K

$63,171 - $84,295 Range

BJC HealthCare
3.7

$58,148

 /yr
Range: $49K - $62K

$49K

$62K

$49,438 - $61,883 Range

Genesis Healthcare
2.9

$58,436

 /yr
Range: $47K - $101K

$47K

$101K

$47,052 - $101,421 Range

Providence
3.7

Providence

Nurse - Hourly

$45

 /hr
Range: $35 - $61

$35

$61

$35 - $61 Range

ProMedica Senior Care
3

$44K

$77K

$43,622 - $77,455 Range

UPMC
3.4

UPMC

Nurse - Hourly

$32

 /hr
Range: $29 - $44

$29

$44

$29 - $44 Range

Biolife Plasma Services
3.1

$45K

$90K

$45,101 - $89,623 Range

NYU Langone Health
4

$104,389

 /yr
Range: $84K - $130K

$84K

$130K

$84,216 - $130,353 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Nurse salaries

The national average salary for a Nurse is $65,040 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Nurse salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 4021 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Nurse employees.

The highest salary for a Nurse in United States is $95,773 per year.

The lowest salary for a Nurse in United States is $44,170 per year.

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