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Perioperative Nurse Salary

$23,500 - $35,999
2% of jobs
$36,000 - $48,499
3% of jobs
$48,500 - $60,999
12% of jobs
$62,500 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$61,000 - $73,499
20% of jobs
$73,500 - $85,999
20% of jobs
The average salary is $91,629 a year
$86,000 - $98,499
9% of jobs
$98,500 - $110,999
4% of jobs
$111,000 - $123,499
4% of jobs
$124,500 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$123,500 - $135,999
8% of jobs
$146,000 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$136,000 - $148,499
9% of jobs
$148,500 - $161,000
4% of jobs
National Average
$23,500 $91,629 /year $161,000
$44 /hour
$1,958 - $3,000
2% of jobs
$3,000 - $4,042
3% of jobs
$4,042 - $5,083
12% of jobs
$5,208 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$5,083 - $6,125
20% of jobs
$6,125 - $7,167
20% of jobs
The average salary is $7,635 a month
$7,167 - $8,208
9% of jobs
$8,208 - $9,250
4% of jobs
$9,250 - $10,292
4% of jobs
$10,375 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$10,292 - $11,333
8% of jobs
$12,166 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$11,333 - $12,375
9% of jobs
$12,375 - $13,417
4% of jobs
National Average
$1,958 $7,635 /month $13,417
$44 /hour
$452 - $692
2% of jobs
$692 - $933
3% of jobs
$933 - $1,173
12% of jobs
$1,201 is the 25th percentile. Wages below this are outliers.
$1,173 - $1,413
20% of jobs
$1,413 - $1,654
20% of jobs
The average wage is $1,762 a week
$1,654 - $1,894
9% of jobs
$1,894 - $2,135
4% of jobs
$2,135 - $2,375
4% of jobs
$2,394 is the 75th percentile. Wages above this are outliers.
$2,375 - $2,615
8% of jobs
$2,807 is the 90th percentile. Wages above this are outliers.
$2,615 - $2,856
9% of jobs
$2,856 - $3,096
4% of jobs
National Average
$452 $1,762 /week $3,096
$44 /hour
$11.30 - $17.31
2% of jobs
$17.31 - $23.32
3% of jobs
$23.32 - $29.33
12% of jobs
$30.05 is the 25th percentile. Wages below this are outliers.
$29.33 - $35.34
20% of jobs
$35.34 - $41.35
20% of jobs
The average wage is $44.05 an hour
$41.35 - $47.36
9% of jobs
$47.36 - $53.36
4% of jobs
$53.37 - $59.37
4% of jobs
$59.86 is the 75th percentile. Wages above this are outliers.
$59.38 - $65.38
8% of jobs
$70.19 is the 90th percentile. Wages above this are outliers.
$65.38 - $71.39
9% of jobs
$71.39 - $77.40
4% of jobs
National Average
$11.30 $44 /hour $77.40
  Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $146,000 $12,166 $2,807 $70
75th Percentile $124,500 $10,375 $2,394 $60
Average $91,629 $7,635 $1,762 $44
25th Percentile $62,500 $5,208 $1,201 $30
Perioperative Nurse Salary Comparison by Location
Nationwide
United States
$91,629
$7,635
$1,762
$44
Ashburn, VA
Virginia
$92,886
$7,740
$1,786
$45

How much does a Perioperative Nurse make?

As of Oct 20, 2021, the average annual pay for a Perioperative Nurse in the United States is $91,629 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $44.05 an hour. This is the equivalent of $1,762/week or $7,636/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $161,000 and as low as $23,500, the majority of Perioperative Nurse salaries currently range between $62,500 (25th percentile) to $124,500 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $146,000 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Perioperative Nurse varies greatly (by as much as $62,000), 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 Perioperative Nurse job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. A Perioperative Nurse in your area makes on average $92,886 per year, or $1,257 (1%) more than the national average annual salary of $91,629. Virginia ranks number 7 out of 50 states nationwide for Perioperative Nurse salaries.

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

Find your next high paying job as a Perioperative Nurse on ZipRecruiter today.

What are Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Perioperative Nurse Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Perioperative Nurse job is above the national average. Topping the list is San Francisco, CA, with Fremont, CA and San Jose, CA close behind in the second and third positions. San Jose, CA beats the national average by $13,844 (15.1%), and San Francisco, CA furthers that trend with another $20,854 (22.8%) above the $91,629 average.

Importantly, San Francisco, CA has a moderately active Perioperative Nurse 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 Perioperative Nurse appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 10% between San Francisco, CA and Norwalk, CT, 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 Perioperative Nurse role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
San Francisco, CA$112,483$9,374$2,163$54.08
Fremont, CA$107,979$8,998$2,077$51.91
San Jose, CA$105,473$8,789$2,028$50.71
Oakland, CA$104,320$8,693$2,006$50.15
Tanaina, AK$104,028$8,669$2,001$50.01
Wasilla, AK$104,027$8,669$2,001$50.01
Sunnyvale, CA$102,736$8,561$1,976$49.39
Hayward, CA$102,134$8,511$1,964$49.10
Jackson, WY$101,589$8,466$1,954$48.84
Norwalk, CT$101,451$8,454$1,951$48.77

What are Top 5 Best Paying Related Perioperative Nurse Jobs in the U.S.

We found a few related jobs that pay more than jobs in the Perioperative Nurse category.

For example Director of Perioperative Services jobs pay as much as $63,052 (68.8%) more than the average Perioperative Nurse salary of $91,629.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Director of Perioperative Services$154,681$12,890$2,975$74.37
Perioperative Nurse Practitioner$103,325$8,610$1,987$49.68
Perioperative Nurse Manager$103,220$8,602$1,985$49.62
RN Perioperative$92,216$7,685$1,773$44.33
Remote Perioperative Nurse$91,235$7,603$1,755$43.86
About Our Data
ZipRecruiter salary estimates, histograms, trends and comparisons are derived from both employer job postings and third party data sources.
Data used to develop this report includes ADP data. ADP is an exclusive provider of employee payroll data for ZipRecruiter.
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