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How much does a Psych Nurse make?

Updated Jul 16, 2021

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$70,088 /yr
Average Base Pay

7 salaries

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$49K

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$70K

Average

$100K

High

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The national average salary for Psych Nurse is $70,088 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Psych Nurse salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 7 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Psych Nurse employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Registered Nurse$70,048 /yr
L3
Senior Registered Nurse$74,822 /yr
L4
Leader of Nursing$93,101 /yr
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Corizon Health
3.4

Corizon Health

Psych Nurse - Hourly
About 

$53 -$59

 hourly
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$53

$59

$53 - $59 Range

State of Illinois
3.8

State of Illinois

Psych Nurse - Hourly
About 

$34 -$37

 hourly

$34

$37

$34 - $37 Range

United Methodist Church
4.1

United Methodist Church

Psych Nurse - Hourly
About 

$20 -$22

 hourly

$20

$22

$20 - $22 Range

MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center
3.6

$97K

$104K

$97,051 - $104,052 Range

California Department of State Hospitals
3.8

California Department of State Hospitals

Psych Nurse - Hourly
About 

$27 -$29

 hourly

$27

$29

$27 - $29 Range

Arbour Health System
2.5

Arbour Health System

Psych Nurse - Hourly
About 

$32 -$35

 hourly

$32

$35

$32 - $35 Range

Oceans Healthcare
3.2

Oceans Healthcare

Psych Nurse - Hourly
About 

$33 -$35

 hourly

$33

$35

$33 - $35 Range

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Circles of Care

Psych Nurse - Hourly
About 

$24 -$27

 hourly

$24

$27

$24 - $27 Range

San Antonio Behavioral Healthcare Hospital
3.3

San Antonio Behavioral Healthcare Hospital

Psych Nurse - Hourly
About 

$35 -$39

 hourly

$35

$39

$35 - $39 Range

John Peter Smith Hospital

Psych Nurse
About 

$98K -$106K

$98K

$106K

$97,867 - $106,171 Range

Titan Therapy And Nursing Management

Titan Therapy And Nursing Management

Psych Nurse - Hourly
About 

$40 -$44

 hourly

$40

$44

$40 - $44 Range

Universal Health Services
3.3

Universal Health Services

Registered Psych Nurse - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $26 - $38

$26

$38

$26 - $38 Range

SSM Health
3.6

SSM Health

Psych RN - Hourly
About 

$30 -$34

 hourly

$30

$34

$30 - $34 Range

JPS Health Network
3.9

JPS Health Network

Psych RN - Hourly
About 

$21 -$33

 hourly

$21

$33

$21 - $33 Range

College Hospitals
3.3

College Hospitals

Psych RN - Hourly
About 

$33 -$36

 hourly

$33

$36

$33 - $36 Range

Banner Health
3.5

Banner Health

RN- Psych - Hourly
About 

$30 -$38

 hourly

$30

$38

$30 - $38 Range

3.6

Psycho Donuts

Psycho Nurse - Hourly
About 

$10 -$11

 hourly

$10

$11

$10 - $11 Range

Kaiser Permanente
4

Kaiser Permanente

Psych RN - Hourly
About 

$42 -$45

 hourly

$42

$45

$42 - $45 Range

US Department of Veterans Affairs
3.7

$124K

$136K

$124,201 - $135,755 Range

Cross Country Nurses
4

Cross Country Nurses

Psych RN - Monthly Intern
About 

$8K -$8K

$8K

$8K

$7,745 - $8,494 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Psych Nurse salaries

The national average salary for a Psych Nurse is $70,088 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Psych Nurse salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 7 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Psych Nurse employees.

The highest salary for a Psych Nurse in United States is $99,936 per year.

The lowest salary for a Psych Nurse in United States is $49,155 per year.

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

Recent Salary Reports

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

$37
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $37 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$27
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $27 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$26
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $26 per hour
Job Highlights
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Per Diem
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$34
hourly
A Registered Nurse, BSN in the Flagstaff, AZ Area area reported making $34 per hour
Job Highlights
Flagstaff, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$20
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $20 per hour
Additional Pay
$29k cash bonus
$200 stock bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$38
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Visalia, CA Area area reported making $38 per hour
Job Highlights
Visalia, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$24
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Akron, OH Area area reported making $24 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Akron, OH Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$29
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Greenville, SC Area area reported making $29 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Greenville, SC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$23
hourly
A Registered Nurse in the Knoxville, TN Area area reported making $23 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Knoxville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
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