Critical Care Nurse

Critical Care Nurse Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$76,000
$45,000
Min 10%
$76,000
Median 50%
$128,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Palo Alto, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
4.8 years
How much does a critical care nurse make?
Critical Care Nurses in the US make on average $76,576 annually or $36.82 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 84,000. The top 10 percent earn over $129,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $45,000 annually. The most abundant employment opportunities for Critical Care Nurses are in Health Care companies and Retail companies. The best states for high paying Critical Care Nurse jobs are California, Hawaii, District of Columbia, Alaska, and Massachusetts. The typical tenure for a Critical Care Nurse is 4.8 years.
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Average Critical Care Nurse Salary By Company

Critical Care Nurses can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Health Care companies and Retail companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Critical Care Nurses are Connecticut Children's Medical Center and Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital. In addition, companies like Steward Health Care System and North Shore Univ Hospital report highly competitive salaries for Critical Care Nurses.

Average Critical Care Nurse Salary By Location

Critical Care Nurses in the United States of America make on average $76,576 a year or $36.82 per hour. Palo Alto, CA reports the highest Critical Care Nurse salaries at $123,256 per year. Not only that, Palo Alto, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $68,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Critical Care Nurse salaries are California, Hawaii, District of Columbia, Alaska, and Massachusetts. Arkansas, Kansas, Alabama, Mississippi, and Iowa are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Palo Alto, CA
$123,256
2
Washington, DC
$94,936
3
Springfield, MA
$93,441
4
New York, NY
$91,680
5
Las Vegas, NV
$91,542

Recently Added Critical Care Nurse Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
County of San Bernardino
Critical Care Nurse
01/20/2020
$87,925
Julia Edmunds Associates Inc.
Critical Care Nurse
12/31/2019
$60,000
Md Anderson
Critical Care Nurse
12/30/2019
$56,000
ESR Healthcare
Critical Care Nurse
12/20/2019
$208,700
Md Anderson Cancer Center
Critical Care Nurse
11/16/2019
$56,000
Md Anderson
Critical Care Nurse
11/15/2019
$56,000
ESR Healthcare
Critical Care Nurse
11/14/2019
$208,700
National Medical Services
Critical Care Nurse
10/31/2019
$110,000
10/26/2019
$56,000
Nash Hospitals Inc.
Critical Care Nurse
10/18/2019
$53,177
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