How much does a Nurse make?

Updated Jul 29, 2021

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$63,673 /yr
Average Base Pay

3,799 salaries

$43K

Low

$64K

Average

$93K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Nurse is $63,673 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Nurse salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3799 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Nurse employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Registered Nurse$70,049 /yr
L3
Senior Registered Nurse$74,823 /yr
L4
Leader of Nursing$93,101 /yr
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$23

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$53,002

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$77,088

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$35,417

per year

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Brookdale Senior Living
3.1

Brookdale Senior Living

Nurse

$59,980

 /yr
Range: $45K - $88K
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$45K

$88K

$44,986 - $87,731 Range

HCA Healthcare
3.5

HCA Healthcare

Nurse - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $16 - $54

$16

$54

$16 - $54 Range

Humana
4.1

Humana

Nurse

$82,604

 /yr
Range: $73K - $87K

$73K

$87K

$72,658 - $86,654 Range

CVS Health
3

CVS Health

Nurse

$43,866

 /yr
Range: $44K - $79K

$44K

$79K

$43,866 - $78,641 Range

Baylor Scott & White Health
3.8

Baylor Scott & White Health

Nurse

$63,989

 /yr
Range: $55K - $70K

$55K

$70K

$54,572 - $69,976 Range

Kaiser Permanente
4

Kaiser Permanente

Nurse

$109,292

 /yr
Range: $48K - $156K

$48K

$156K

$48,410 - $155,694 Range

Banner Health
3.5

Banner Health

Nurse - Hourly

$39

 /hr
Range: $28 - $334

$28

$334

$28 - $334 Range

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US Department of Veterans Affairs
3.7

US Department of Veterans Affairs

Nurse

$82,759

 /yr
Range: $52K - $131K

$52K

$131K

$52,313 - $130,735 Range

Cleveland Clinic
3.9

Cleveland Clinic

Nurse - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $20 - $43

$20

$43

$20 - $43 Range

Sunrise Senior Living
3.3

Sunrise Senior Living

Nurse

$62,992

 /yr
Range: $47K - $86K

$47K

$86K

$46,999 - $85,643 Range

Sentara Healthcare
3.7

Sentara Healthcare

Nurse

$49,088

 /yr
Range: $49K - $75K

$49K

$75K

$49,088 - $74,713 Range

Biolife Plasma Services
3.2

Biolife Plasma Services

Nurse

$61,099

 /yr
Range: $44K - $88K

$44K

$88K

$44,149 - $87,731 Range

Centura Health
3.5

Centura Health

Nurse

$68,932

 /yr
Range: $63K - $84K

$63K

$84K

$63,000 - $83,747 Range

ProMedica Senior Care
2.9

ProMedica Senior Care

Nurse

$55,205

 /yr
Range: $43K - $76K

$43K

$76K

$42,701 - $75,820 Range

BJC HealthCare
3.7

BJC HealthCare

Nurse

$57,443

 /yr
Range: $48K - $61K

$48K

$61K

$48,395 - $60,576 Range

CHRISTUS Health
3.6

CHRISTUS Health

Nurse

$57,443

 /yr
Range: $49K - $70K

$49K

$70K

$49,364 - $70,399 Range

Spectrum Health Systems
3.2

Spectrum Health Systems

Nurse - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $28 - $31

$28

$31

$28 - $31 Range

UPMC
3.5

UPMC

Nurse - Hourly

$32

 /hr
Range: $29 - $44

$29

$44

$29 - $44 Range

Genesis Healthcare
3

Genesis Healthcare

Nurse - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $22 - $47

$22

$47

$22 - $47 Range

Ascension
3.5

Ascension

Nurse - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $16 - $41

$16

$41

$16 - $41 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Nurse salaries

The national average salary for a Nurse is $63,673 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Nurse salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3799 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Nurse employees.

The highest salary for a Nurse in United States is $93,444 per year.

The lowest salary for a Nurse in United States is $43,387 per year.

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

Recent Salary Reports

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

$34
hourly
A Nurse in the Muskegon, MI Area area reported making $34 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Muskegon, MI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$27
hourly
A Register 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
$29
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $29 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$25
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the San Antonio, TX Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Antonio, TX Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$32
hourly
A Registered Nurse, BSN in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $32 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$21
hourly
An OR NURSE CIRCULATING in the Knoxville, TN Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Knoxville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$35
hourly
A Registered Nurse, BSN in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $35 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$30
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $30 per hour
Job Highlights
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$39
hourly
A Nurse in the Sacramento, CA Area area reported making $39 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sacramento, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$120,000
per year
A Registered Nurse in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $120,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
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