How much does a Registered Nurse make in Raleigh-Durham, NC?

Updated Sep 26, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$63,973 /yr
Average Base Pay

576 salaries

$50K

Low

$64K

Average

$82K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$4,802Range$381 - $60,492
The average salary for Registered Nurse is $63,973 per year in Raleigh-Durham, NC Area. Salaries estimates are based on 576 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Registered Nurse employees in Raleigh-Durham, NC Area.

Seniority Levels

L2
Registered Nurse$63,973 /yr
L3
Senior Registered Nurse$63,828 /yr
L4
Leader of Nursing$63,828 /yr
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Salaries in Raleigh-Durham, NC Area

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Duke University Health System
4

Duke University Health System

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $23 - $52
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$23

$52

$23 - $52 Range

WakeMed Health and Hospitals
4.1

WakeMed Health and Hospitals

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $23 - $50

$23

$50

$23 - $50 Range

UNC Health
3.9

UNC Health

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $23 - $43

$23

$43

$23 - $43 Range

UNC Chapel Hill
4.1

UNC Chapel Hill

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $26 - $36

$26

$36

$26 - $36 Range

Duke University
4.3

Duke University

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $24 - $40

$24

$40

$24 - $40 Range

Rex Healthcare
3.7

Rex Healthcare

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$32

 /hr
Range: $27 - $39

$27

$39

$27 - $39 Range

Duke Raleigh Hospital
3.9

Duke Raleigh Hospital

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $25 - $37

$25

$37

$25 - $37 Range

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Johnston Health
3.5

Johnston Health

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $25 - $38

$25

$38

$25 - $38 Range

Duke Regional Hospital
3.7

Duke Regional Hospital

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $24 - $31

$24

$31

$24 - $31 Range

Holly Hill Hospital
2.5

Holly Hill Hospital

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $28 - $41

$28

$41

$28 - $41 Range

WakeMed Health and Hospitals
4.1

WakeMed Health and Hospitals

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $22 - $45

$22

$45

$22 - $45 Range

DaVita
3.4

DaVita

Registered Nurse

$69,165

 /yr
Range: $60K - $77K

$60K

$77K

$59,770 - $77,067 Range

Quality Staffing Specialists
3.4

Quality Staffing Specialists

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$42

 /hr
Range: $35 - $54

$35

$54

$35 - $54 Range

Cross Country Nurses
3.7

Cross Country Nurses

Registered Nurse

$45,755

 /yr
Range: $46K - $46K

$46K

$46K

$45,755 - $45,755 Range

BAYADA Home Health Care
4

BAYADA Home Health Care

Registered Nurse

$50,388

 /yr
Range: $44K - $68K

$44K

$68K

$43,627 - $68,454 Range

NC Department of Public Safety
3

NC Department of Public Safety

Registered Nurse

$62,962

 /yr
Range: $59K - $77K

$59K

$77K

$58,920 - $77,275 Range

Fresenius Medical Care - North America
3.5

Fresenius Medical Care - North America

Registered Nurse

$71,332

 /yr
Range: $49K - $91K

$49K

$91K

$49,219 - $90,745 Range

PPD
4

PPD

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $32 - $34

$32

$34

$32 - $34 Range

Amedisys
3.4

Amedisys

Registered Nurse

$69,213

 /yr
Range: $61K - $96K

$61K

$96K

$60,653 - $96,298 Range

UNC Health
3.9

UNC Health

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$34

 /hr
Range: $26 - $46

$26

$46

$26 - $46 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Registered Nurse salaries

The average salary for a Registered Nurse is $63,973 per year in Raleigh-Durham, NC Area. Salaries estimates are based on 576 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Registered Nurse employees in Raleigh-Durham, NC Area.

The highest salary for a Registered Nurse in Raleigh-Durham, NC Area is $81,859 per year.

The lowest salary for a Registered Nurse in Raleigh-Durham, NC Area is $49,996 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$27
hourly
A Registered Nurse, BSN reported making $27 per hour
Job Highlights
Full-time
10000+ employees
 
College / University
$28
hourly
A Registered Nurse reported making $28 per hour
Job Highlights
Full-time
1001 to 5000 employees
 
Hospital
$29
hourly
A Neuro ICU RN reported making $29 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$35
hourly
A Nurse reported making $35 per hour
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$33
hourly
A Registered Nurse, BSN reported making $33 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Contract
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$42,682
per year
A Registered Nurse reported making $42,682 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$32
hourly
A Registered Nurse reported making $32 per hour
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$29
hourly
A Registered Nurse reported making $29 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Hospital
$28
hourly
A Registered Nurse reported making $28 per hour
Job Highlights
Full-time
201 to 500 employees
 
Hospital