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How much does a Nursing make?

Updated May 13, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$63,270 /yr
Average Base Pay

181 salaries

$40K

Low

$63K

Average

$99K

High

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The national average salary for a Nursing is $63,270 in United States. Filter by location to see Nursing salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 181 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Nursing employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Registered Nurse$69,301 /yr
L3
Senior Registered Nurse$74,196 /yr
L4
Leader of Nursing$92,238 /yr
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$23

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$52,543

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$76,389

per year

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$35,090

per year

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US Navy
3.8

US Navy

Nursing

$77,422

 /yr
Range: $62K - $89K
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$62K

$89K

$62,084 - $89,143 Range

Kroger
3.2

Kroger

Nursing

$70,549

 /yr
Range: $67K - $73K

$67K

$73K

$67,144 - $72,980 Range

Keiser University
3.1

Keiser University

Nursing

$82,138

 /yr
Range: $66K - $85K

$66K

$85K

$66,025 - $85,020 Range

Quad
3.4

Quad

Nursing

$76,308

 /yr
Range: $71K - $91K

$71K

$91K

$71,077 - $90,979 Range

Concorde Career Colleges
3.8

Concorde Career Colleges

Nursing

$72,871

 /yr
Range: $71K - $76K

$71K

$76K

$70,783 - $75,842 Range

Southern Healthcare Management
2.7

Southern Healthcare Management

Nursing - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $19 - $45

$19

$45

$19 - $45 Range

State of Washington
3.7

State of Washington

Nursing

$76,206

 /yr
Range: $47K - $79K

$47K

$79K

$47,060 - $79,340 Range

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US Department of Veterans Affairs
3.7

US Department of Veterans Affairs

Nursing

$89,055

 /yr
Range: $44K - $105K

$44K

$105K

$43,722 - $105,480 Range

Georgia Department of Public Health
3.9

Georgia Department of Public Health

Nursing

$55,227

 /yr
Range: $54K - $87K

$54K

$87K

$53,850 - $86,750 Range

West Coast University
3.7

West Coast University

Nursing

$109,430

 /yr
Range: $105K - $114K

$105K

$114K

$105,216 - $113,655 Range

State of Wisconsin
3.6

State of Wisconsin

Nursing

$82,798

 /yr
Range: $79K - $85K

$79K

$85K

$78,998 - $85,092 Range

Baxter
3.8

Baxter

Nursing

$75,580

 /yr
Range: $63K - $80K

$63K

$80K

$63,500 - $79,676 Range

AdvancePierre Foods
2.9

AdvancePierre Foods

Nursing

$71,629

 /yr
Range: $68K - $73K

$68K

$73K

$67,935 - $73,358 Range

Atrium Health
3.9

Atrium Health

Nursing - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $22 - $64

$22

$64

$22 - $64 Range

AECOM
3.6

AECOM

Nursing

$84,111

 /yr
Range: $82K - $89K

$82K

$89K

$81,848 - $88,675 Range

AIDS Healthcare Foundation
4.5

AIDS Healthcare Foundation

Nursing

$74,735

 /yr
Range: $74K - $121K

$74K

$121K

$74,459 - $120,583 Range

IGA
3.6

IGA

Nursing

$68,392

 /yr
Range: $65K - $70K

$65K

$70K

$64,824 - $69,554 Range

UT Health San Antonio
4

UT Health San Antonio

Nursing

$69,387

 /yr
Range: $66K - $89K

$66K

$89K

$66,327 - $88,646 Range

Ford Motor Company
4.1

Ford Motor Company

Nursing

$85,916

 /yr
Range: $84K - $89K

$84K

$89K

$84,476 - $88,764 Range

Memorial Health University Medical Center
3.3

$56K

$59K

$56,249 - $58,765 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Nursing salaries

The average salary for a Nursing is $63,270 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 181 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Nursing employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Nursing in United States is $98,900 per year.

The lowest salary for a Nursing in United States is $40,476 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$45
hourly
A Nurse in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $45 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Hospital
$26
hourly
A Registered Nurse, BSN in the Norfolk, VA Area area reported making $26 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Norfolk, VA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$8,000
monthly
A Registered Nurse in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $8,000 per month
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$25
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Indianapolis, IN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$5,700
monthly
A Registered Nurse in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $5,700 per month
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$68,000
per year
A Registered Nurse in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $68,000 per year
Job Highlights
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$34
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $34 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$32
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $32 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$14
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$34
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $34 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
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