Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Registered Nurse make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$96,495 / yrTotal Pay
$92,064 / yrBase Pay
$4,431 / yrAdditional Pay

$96,495

 / yr
$65K$143K
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Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Registered Nurse is $96,495 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $92,064 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $4,431 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Registered Nurse

$96,495 /yr
Registered Nurse
$117,132 /yr
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Some related job titles are Dialysis RN Salaries with median pay of $129,788, Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries with median pay of $109,260, RN Salaries with median pay of $140,918, RN Case Manager Salaries with median pay of $115,818.

Top Paying Companies

For a Registered Nurse in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Registered Nurse in United States. Employers include Google, Amazon and ESP Personnel.

1
Google
$186,670/yr
4
SGS Consulting
$138,818/yr
5
LHi Group
$136,739/yr
8
Excelsis Talent
$132,283/yr

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Registered NurseSee 1,887 salaries from all locations

$101,724

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$47

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$42

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$43

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$39

 / hr

$120,374

 / yr

$54

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Top Paying Industries

For a Registered Nurse in United States

The top 5 paying industries for a Registered Nurse in United States are Financial Services with a median total pay of $118,937, Agriculture with a median total pay of $117,728, Human Resources & Staffing with a median total pay of $116,926, Telecommunications with a median total pay of $113,828, and Information Technology with a median total pay of $113,298.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Financial ServicesFinancial Services$118,937

    22% Higher than other industries

  • AgricultureAgriculture$117,728

    21% Higher than other industries

  • Human Resources & StaffingHuman Resources & Staffing$116,926

    21% Higher than other industries

  • TelecommunicationsTelecommunications$113,828

    19% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$113,298

    18% Higher than other industries

Financial Services

Top paying companies in Financial Services for Registered Nurse are It Consulting Services and ECMC.

It Consulting ServicesIt Consulting Services$129,865/yr
ECMCECMC$108,009/yr

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What is the pay outlook for Healthcare?

Healthcare jobs, already in high demand, are expected to grow extensively to meet the increased need from an aging population. Careers in this industry are diverse, though most require additional training and pay above-average wages. Despite fewer opportunities for remote work than other professions, healthcare jobs can be found nearly everywhere, including both rural and urban settings. While careers in healthcare offer high job security, they also often involve long hours, including evening and weekend shift work, particularly for those just starting their career.

A Registered nurse salary range in US can vary based on important factors such as education, skills, certifications, and years of experience. A Registered nurse in US can expect to see an entry level salary range of $48,916 to $106,578 per year, based on 159,642 salary contributions. At the highest seniority level, an experienced Registered nurse in US can make a salary range of $48,916 to $106,578 with at least 8 years of experience, based on 159,642 salary contributions. The top 3 companies in US where a Registered nurse gets the highest compensation are Centura Health Corporation, Kaiser Permanente and Nomad Health, Inc. . Bigger companies typically pay 25.5% more than smaller companies for a Registered nurse.

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Total Pay

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Total Years of Experience

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Submitted

Date of Time

Registered Nurse, BSN

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$47

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Registered Nurse

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$66,252

/yr

$66K | $25

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
RN/HSA

United States of America

 | <1 year

$24

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Registered Nurse

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$30

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Registered Nurse, BSN

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$43

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Nurse

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$5,000

/mo

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Registered Nurse

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$33

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Registered Nurse

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$60,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Registered Nurse

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$60

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday

Registered Nurse pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Registered Nurse is $92,064 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Registered Nurse salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 137024 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Registered Nurse employees.

The highest salary for a Registered Nurse in United States is $134,693 per year.

The lowest salary for a Registered Nurse in United States is $62,927 per year.

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