How much does a Registered Nurse make in San Francisco, CA?

Updated Jun 14, 2021

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Experience

$103,309 /yr
Average Base Pay

924 salaries

$64K

Low

$103K

Average

$166K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$3,038Range$304 - $30,334
The average salary for a Registered Nurse is $103,309 in San Francisco, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 924 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Registered Nurse employees in San Francisco, CA.

Seniority Levels

L2
Registered Nurse$103,309 /yr
L3
Senior Registered Nurse$106,972 /yr
L4
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Kaiser Permanente
4

Kaiser Permanente

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$81

 /hr
Range: $31 - $106
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$31

$106

$31 - $106 Range

All American Healthcare
3.7

All American Healthcare

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$41

 /hr
Range: $39 - $45

$39

$45

$39 - $45 Range

UCSF Medical Center and UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals
4.3

$52

$93

$52 - $93 Range

DaVita
3.5

DaVita

Registered Nurse

$118,468

 /yr
Range: $66K - $127K

$66K

$127K

$65,799 - $127,419 Range

Kaiser Permanente
4

Kaiser Permanente

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$79

 /hr
Range: $24 - $106

$24

$106

$24 - $106 Range

John Muir Health
4.1

John Muir Health

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$70

 /hr
Range: $56 - $87

$56

$87

$56 - $87 Range

Sutter Health
4

Sutter Health

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$63

 /hr
Range: $48 - $89

$48

$89

$48 - $89 Range

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Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
3.8

Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$72

 /hr
Range: $49 - $83

$49

$83

$49 - $83 Range

Cross Country Nurses
4.7

Cross Country Nurses

Registered Nurse

$40,920

 /yr
Range: $32K - $41K

$32K

$41K

$32,377 - $40,920 Range

CareerStaff Unlimited
3.8

CareerStaff Unlimited

Registered Nurse - Monthly

$6,933

 /mo
Range: $2K - $8K

$2K

$8K

$1,991 - $7,677 Range

Sutter Health
4

Sutter Health

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$69

 /hr
Range: $51 - $88

$51

$88

$51 - $88 Range

UC San Francisco
4.1

UC San Francisco

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$75

 /hr
Range: $47 - $83

$47

$83

$47 - $83 Range

California Pacific Medical Center
3.7

California Pacific Medical Center

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$76

 /hr
Range: $65 - $88

$65

$88

$65 - $88 Range

Satellite Healthcare
4

Satellite Healthcare

Registered Nurse

$97,131

 /yr
Range: $91K - $97K

$91K

$97K

$90,505 - $97,131 Range

St. Rose Hospital
3.7

St. Rose Hospital

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$59

 /hr
Range: $49 - $65

$49

$65

$49 - $65 Range

Kindred Healthcare
3

Kindred Healthcare

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$39

 /hr
Range: $33 - $49

$33

$49

$33 - $49 Range

Generations Healthcare
3.5

Generations Healthcare

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$38

 /hr
Range: $33 - $48

$33

$48

$33 - $48 Range

US Department of Veterans Affairs
3.7

US Department of Veterans Affairs

Registered Nurse

$124,341

 /yr
Range: $109K - $145K

$109K

$145K

$108,647 - $145,133 Range

UCSF Medical Center and UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals
4.3

$71

$110

$71 - $110 Range

Clipboard Health
4.8

Clipboard Health

Registered Nurse - Hourly

$42

 /hr
Range: $42 - $50

$42

$50

$42 - $50 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Registered Nurse salaries

The average salary for a Registered Nurse is $103,309 in San Francisco, CA Area. Salaries estimates are based on 924 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Registered Nurse employees in San Francisco, CA Area.

The highest salary for a Registered Nurse in San Francisco, CA Area is $166,163 per year.

The lowest salary for a Registered Nurse in San Francisco, CA Area is $64,231 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.

$110
hourly
A Per Diem RN reported making $110 per hour
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10+ years experience
Per Diem
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$95
hourly
A Registered Nurse reported making $95 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Per Diem
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$80
hourly
A Registered Nurse reported making $80 per hour
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$160,000
per year
A Nursing Administration reported making $160,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$86
hourly
A Registered Nurse reported making $86 per hour
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10+ years experience
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$20
hourly
A Student Nurse Extern reported making $20 per hour
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Contract
10000+ employees
 
Nonprofit Organization
$52
hourly
A Nurse reported making $52 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$61
hourly
A Registered Nurse reported making $61 per hour
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Hospital
$55
hourly
A Registered Nurse, BSN reported making $55 per hour
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization