Updated Sep 15, 2022

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

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$107,962 / yrTotal Pay
$102,861 / yrBase Pay
$5,101 / yrAdditional Pay

$107,962

 / yr
$73K$160K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Registered Nurse is $107,962 per year in the San Jose, CA area, with an average salary of $102,861 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 $5,101 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 in San Jose, CA

$107,962 /yr
Registered Nurse
$127,298 /yr
Senior Registered Nurse
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For Registered Nurse in San Jose, CA

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Top Paying Companies

For a Registered Nurse in San Jose, CA

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Registered Nurse in San Jose, CA. Employers include Kaiser Permanente, White Blossom Care Center and DaVita.

1
Kaiser Permanente
$123,837/yr
3
DaVita
$119,167/yr

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Top Paying Industries

For a Registered Nurse in San Jose, CA

The top 3 paying industries for a Registered Nurse in San Jose, CA are Government & Public Administration with a median total pay of $118,726, Healthcare with a median total pay of $117,139 and Personal Consumer Services with a median total pay of $116,504.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Government & Public AdministrationGovernment & Public Administration$118,726

    1% Higher than other industries

  • HealthcareHealthcare$117,139

    0% Lower than other industries

  • Personal Consumer ServicesPersonal Consumer Services$116,504

    1% Lower than other industries

Government & Public Administration

The top paying company in Government & Public Administration for Registered Nurse is County of Santa Clara.

County of Santa ClaraCounty of Santa Clara$118,726/yr

Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

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.

Recent Salaries Shared

For registered nurse in San Jose, CA

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Registered Nurse, BSN

San Jose, CA

 | 10-14 years

$112,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Registered Nurse, Float Nurse

San Jose, CA

 | 4-6 years

$43,245

/hr

$45 | $43K

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Utilization Review Nurse

San Jose, CA

 | 10-14 years

$180,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago
Registered Nurse, BSN

San Jose, CA

 | 10-14 years

$150,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago
Registered Nurse, BSN

San Jose, CA

 | 10-14 years

$97

/hr

Submitted2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago
Registered Nurse, BSN

San Jose, CA

 | 4-6 years

$165,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Nurse Navigator

San Jose, CA

 | 7-9 years

$150,000

/yr

Submitted3 days ago

7-9 years
3 days ago
Registered Nurse

San Jose, CA

 | 7-9 years

$100,000

/yr

Submitted3 days ago

7-9 years
3 days ago
Registered Nurse

San Jose, CA

 | 7-9 years

$150,000

/yr

Submitted3 days ago

7-9 years
3 days ago

Registered Nurse pay FAQ in San Jose, CA

The average salary for a Registered Nurse is $102,861 per year in San Jose, CA. Salaries estimates are based on 137024 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Registered Nurse employees in San Jose, CA.

The highest salary for a Registered Nurse in San Jose, CA is $150,236 per year.

The lowest salary for a Registered Nurse in San Jose, CA is $70,425 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.