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Nurses RN Salary

  Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $118,000 $9,833 $2,269 $57
75th Percentile $95,000 $7,916 $1,826 $46
Average $80,322 $6,693 $1,544 $39
25th Percentile $59,000 $4,916 $1,134 $28
$24,500 - $34,499
1% of jobs
$34,500 - $44,499
4% of jobs
$44,500 - $54,499
12% of jobs
$59,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$54,500 - $64,499
16% of jobs
$64,500 - $74,499
16% of jobs
The average salary is $80,322 a year
$74,500 - $84,499
15% of jobs
$84,500 - $94,499
11% of jobs
$95,000 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$94,500 - $104,499
9% of jobs
$104,500 - $114,499
5% of jobs
$118,000 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$114,500 - $124,499
4% of jobs
$124,500 - $134,500
2% of jobs

National Average

$24,500 $80,322/year $39/hour $134,500
Nurses RN Salary Comparison by Location
United States
Ashburn, VA

As of Nov 22, 2020, the average annual pay for a Nurses RN in the United States is $80,322 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $38.62 an hour. This is the equivalent of $1,545/week or $6,694/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $134,500 and as low as $24,500, the majority of Nurses RN salaries currently range between $59,000 (25th percentile) to $95,000 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $118,000 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Nurses RN varies greatly (by as much as $36,000), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Nurses RN job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. A Nurses RN in your area makes on average $81,424 per year, or $1,102 (1%) more than the national average annual salary of $80,322. Virginia ranks number 12 out of 50 states nationwide for Nurses RN salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Nurses RN jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

Find your next high paying job as a Nurses RN on ZipRecruiter today.

Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Nurses RN Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Nurses RN job is above the national average. Topping the list is Lakes, AK, with San Francisco, CA and Santa Clara, CA close behind in the second and third positions. Santa Clara, CA beats the national average by $15,174 (17.3%), and Lakes, AK furthers that trend with another $16,921 (19.1%) above the $80,322 average.

Importantly, Lakes, AK has a moderately active Nurses RN job market with only a few companies currently hiring for this type of role.

With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Nurses RN appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 7% between Lakes, AK and Centennial, CO, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for a Nurses RN role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Lakes, AK$97,243$8,104$1,870$46.75
San Francisco, CA$95,827$7,986$1,843$46.07
Santa Clara, CA$95,497$7,958$1,836$45.91
Washington, DC$94,596$7,883$1,819$45.48
Fremont, CA$92,100$7,675$1,771$44.28
Green River, WY$91,929$7,661$1,768$44.20
San Buenaventura, CA$91,720$7,643$1,764$44.10
Germantown, MD$91,019$7,585$1,750$43.76
San Jose, CA$90,240$7,520$1,735$43.38
Centennial, CO$90,106$7,509$1,733$43.32

Top 5 Best Paying Related Nurses RN Jobs in the U.S.

We found at least five jobs related to the Nurses RN job category that pay more per year than a typical Nurses RN salary. Top examples of these roles include: Travel Nurse Manager, Nurses Agency, and RN Assessment Nurse.

Importantly, all of these jobs are paid between $24,442 (26.4%) and $26,664 (28.5%) more than the average Nurses RN salary of $80,322. If you’re qualified, getting hired for one of these related Nurses RN jobs may help you make more money than that of the average Nurses RN position.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Travel Nurse Manager$106,986$8,916$2,057$51.44
Nurses Agency$106,217$8,851$2,043$51.07
RN Assessment Nurse$105,667$8,806$2,032$50.80
L&D Director$104,871$8,739$2,017$50.42
About Our Data
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Data used to develop this report includes ADP data. ADP is an exclusive provider of employee payroll data for ZipRecruiter.

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