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Wound Care Nursing

Wound Care Nursing Salary

  Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $136,500 $11,375 $2,625 $66
75th Percentile $103,500 $8,625 $1,990 $50
Average $84,420 $7,035 $1,623 $41
25th Percentile $58,500 $4,875 $1,125 $28
$20,500 - $35,499
11% of jobs
$35,500 - $50,499
9% of jobs
$58,500 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$50,500 - $65,499
19% of jobs
$65,500 - $80,499
20% of jobs
The average salary is $84,420 a year
$80,500 - $95,499
12% of jobs
$103,500 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$95,500 - $110,499
10% of jobs
$110,500 - $125,499
7% of jobs
$136,500 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$125,500 - $140,499
5% of jobs
$140,500 - $155,499
2% of jobs
$155,500 - $170,499
0% of jobs
$170,500 - $185,500
0% of jobs

National Average

$20,500 $84,420/year $41/hour $185,500
Wound Care Nursing Salary Comparison by Location
Nationwide
United States
$84,420
$7,035
$1,623
$41
Chicago, IL
$86,419
$7,202
$1,662
$42

As of Jan 11, 2021, the average annual pay for a Wound Care Nursing in the United States is $84,420 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $40.59 an hour. This is the equivalent of $1,623/week or $7,035/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $185,500 and as low as $20,500, the majority of Wound Care Nursing salaries currently range between $58,500 (25th percentile) to $103,500 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $136,500 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Wound Care Nursing varies greatly (by as much as $45,000), 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 Wound Care Nursing job market in both Chicago, IL and the surrounding area is very active. A Wound Care Nursing in your area makes on average $86,419 per year, or $1,999 (2%) more than the national average annual salary of $84,420. ranks number 1 out of 50 states nationwide for Wound Care Nursing salaries.

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

Find your next high paying job as a Wound Care Nursing on ZipRecruiter today.

Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Wound Care Nursing Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Wound Care Nursing job is above the national average. Topping the list is San Jose, CA, with Oakland, CA and Tanaina, AK close behind in the second and third positions. Tanaina, AK beats the national average by $18,181 (21.5%), and San Jose, CA furthers that trend with another $19,850 (23.5%) above the $84,420 average.

Importantly, San Jose, CA has a moderately active Wound Care Nursing 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 Wound Care Nursing 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 San Jose, CA and Seaside, CA, 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 Wound Care Nursing role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
San Jose, CA$104,270$8,689$2,005$50.13
Oakland, CA$103,070$8,589$1,982$49.55
Tanaina, AK$102,602$8,550$1,973$49.33
Wasilla, AK$102,600$8,550$1,973$49.33
Hayward, CA$100,911$8,409$1,941$48.51
Seattle, WA$100,230$8,353$1,928$48.19
Concord, CA$99,979$8,332$1,923$48.07
Sunnyvale, CA$99,409$8,284$1,912$47.79
Santa Cruz, CA$98,258$8,188$1,890$47.24
Seaside, CA$96,958$8,080$1,865$46.61

Top 5 Best Paying Related Wound Care Nursing Jobs in the U.S.

We found at least five jobs related to the Wound Care Nursing job category that pay more per year than a typical Wound Care Nursing salary. Top examples of these roles include: Wound Care Physician, Remote Wound Care Physician, and Part Time Wound Care Physician.

Importantly, all of these jobs are paid between $66,121 (78.3%) and $166,580 (197.3%) more than the average Wound Care Nursing salary of $84,420. If you’re qualified, getting hired for one of these related Wound Care Nursing jobs may help you make more money than that of the average Wound Care Nursing position.

Job TitleAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Wound Care Physician$251,000$20,917$4,827$120.67
Remote Wound Care Physician$175,300$14,608$3,371$84.28
Part Time Wound Care Physician$172,501$14,375$3,317$82.93
Physician Wound Care$167,079$13,923$3,213$80.33
Wound Care Physician Assistant$150,541$12,545$2,895$72.38
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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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